Recitations to take place at 2 and 4 p.m.
We support the elimination of racial injustice, racism, discrimination, and exclusionary history. We believe that Black lives matter.
We strive to practice inclusive history. History is not a series of one-sided, happy stories. It is a combination of uncomfortable truths, differing perspectives, and difficult narratives. At the John Dickinson Plantation in Dover, for example, we tell the story of the enslaved, indentured, and free Black men, women, and children who worked, and died, […]
Approaches to historic preservation, including legislation and community-based efforts, to be discussed.
New digital feature highlights local music and historic sites across the First State.
Preservation Delaware to hold online workshop on June 3, 2020.
Historical and Cultural Affairs, the newsletter of the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs, is a digest of history- and preservation-related articles, calendar of events and related press coverage. Distilled from content published in the division’s blog, social media, webpage and press releases, the newsletter is designed to stimulate public interest in the division’s […]
Museums closed on March 24, 2020 in response to the coronavirus state of emergency.
Tours explore the surviving hull section of an 18th-century shipwreck.
Six special programs held in celebration of National Women’s History Month.
Museum to feature a workshop on cross stitch, a form of embroidery in which X-shaped stitches are used to form a picture.