Dec. 7, 2019 event cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.
Gen. George Washington and the high command of the Continental Army held a council of war here on Sept. 6, 1777.
Bayberry candle-making, grave sites of notable New Castle veterans and early recordings of classical music among topics to be explored.
Four-part series explores historical clothing and textiles.
Works by Delaware fourth-grade students illustrating the U.S. Constitution and Delaware’s role in its writing and ratification.
On Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 at 1:30 p.m., The Old State House, located at 25 The Green in Dover, Del., will offer a multi-media presentation by historic-site interpreter Tom Welch on the Battle of the Chesapeake, a decisive naval engagement of the American Revolutionary War in which a French fleet under Adm. de Grasse paved […]
Event commemorates the 337th anniversary of Penn’s disembarkment at New Castle, his first landing in the New World.
Programs on America’s maritime heritage; Enrico Caruso; and Shakespeare, Poe and Fiends to be featured.
Day-long series of activities explores occupations of the 1700s including preserving food in the smokehouse, dyeing cloth, carpentry, blacksmithing and making bricks out of clay.
“Caesar Rodney in His Own Words”: Historical play at the New Castle Court House Museum on Sept. 22, 2019
Historical play about the Delaware patriot by museum historic-site interpreter David Price.