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‘Delaware Railroads: Elegant Travel and Timely Transport’ exhibit at the Zwaanendael Museum

Exhibit explores the history of rail travel and transport in the First State.




Fort Christina offers a historical destination this summer

Partner site of the First State National Historical Park to host summer 2018 events




‘Change of Command’ among 11 division-sponsored events in June 2018

Programs on Delaware heroes of the War of 1812, dyeing fabrics 18th-century style, and Separation Day in New Castle to be featured.




Delaware’s Chautauqua tent shows move to September during 2018

“All Aboard: Delaware and the Railroad” to take place from Sept. 13 to 15, 2018. #netde #delawarehistory #beaches #activities #events #historic_sites




Students honored at 16th annual Delaware Day Fourth Grade Competition ceremony

Program encourages young people to study the U.S. Constitution.




African-American History Month programs among 18 special events at division museums during February 2018

Highlights include programs on African-American life at the John Dickinson Plantation in the 18th century, the evolution of Black recorded music and African-American archaeology in Delaware.




Division to sponsor seven special events during January 2018

Highlights include activities celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, and programs on E.R. Johnson’s yacht, the Caroline, and buccaneers in the Delaware Bay.




EVENT CANCELLED: Buena Vista Holiday Open House on Dec. 9, 2017

Event cancelled due to inclement weather.




Division to sponsor 17 special programs during the 2017 winter-holiday season

Eight holiday-themed activities among the programs to be offered.




Commemorating the 250th anniversary of John Dickinson’s revolutionary ‘Letters From a Farmer in Pennsylvania’

Website and public programs celebrate Dickinson’s pivotal role in setting the stage for the American Revolution.