EVENT CHANGE OF VENUE: ‘First People of the First State: 12,000 Years, 300 Years and One Year’ program on Sept. 2, 2017 moved indoors due to inclement weather
Sept. 2, 2017 event moved from outdoors on the Dover Green to indoors at The Old State House.
Programs on Delaware’s Lenape and Nanticoke Indian tribes to be featured.
Exhibit examines the 17th-century struggle for control of New Castle, Del. by the Dutch, Swedes and English.
John Dickinson Plantation closed on Aug. 26 and 27, 2017 in support of Dover Air Force Base Open House
“Thunder Over Dover” is a free, two-day event that will feature aerial demonstrations, displays of current and historical aircraft, and more.
Play features Dr. Who, the time traveler, who brings William Penn back to Dover.
Highlights include programs on inventors in the sound-recording industry, a historic murder mystery and Dr. Who
Free interactive, history-related activities to be presented at four historic sites located in Dover, Del.
Free outdoor, family-fun night also includes activities, music and food on the grounds of one of Delaware’s most historic estates.
Museum highlights the life and achievements of Dover’s native son, Eldridge Reeves Johnson, founder of The Victor Talking Machine Company.
Highlights include programs on Independence Day, jazz history and quill-pen writing.