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Audience participation program on Alexander Hamilton at The Old State House on July 12, 2018

Program to include a re-enactment of the July 11, 1804 duel between Alexander Hamilton and political rival Aaron Burr which resulted in Hamilton’s passing on July 12, 1804.




Division employees receive a Delaware Award for Heroism

Greg Buchman, Chris Conley, Scott Hayes and James Scott honored for saving the life of one of their fellow employees.




Division to sponsor 16 special events during June 2017

Man’s Best Friend, Separation Day and a wine-glass painting party among the events to be presented.




“Service, Suffrage, and Swing: World War I Era in Delaware”

America’s participation in “the war to end all wars” will be brought to life during this five-day program that will take place at a variety of downtown Lewes, Del. locations from June 18–22, 2017.




May is Delaware Archaeology Month!

Program designed to promote the study and conservation of the state’s archaeological resources.




“Five Stories” explores the lives of people who lived and worked at the John Dickinson Plantation

Dickinson family members, tenant farmers, tradesmen, free Blacks, indentured servants and enslaved individuals are featured.




Division to sponsor seven special events during May 2017

Highlights include Dover Days presentations, the Zwaanendael Museum’s Sixth Annual Maritime Festival and A Day in Old New Castle.




“Drawing America to Victory: The Persuasive Power of the Arts in World War I”

Online exhibit revolves around 27 World War I posters from the collections of the State of Delaware.




Join the division’s Volunteer Program and make a difference in Delaware history

By Bridget Wallace, volunteer services coordinator, Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs.




City of New Castle receives Certified Local Government status

Designation encourages successful preservation programs and practices.





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