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Division celebrates Women’s History Month 2023

The Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs will be sponsoring eight special events during the month of March 2023. Six of these events will be presented in celebration of National Women’s History Month. A full schedule is included below. Admission is free and open to the public, but reservations are required for some programs. […]




‘Struggles for Equality’ series at The Old State House in February 2023

Series highlights important parts of Black history in Delaware, and pioneering African American artists of rhythm and blues, soul, and rock and roll music.




Division celebrates Black History Month 2023

Eight of the month’s events celebrate the invaluable contributions that the African American community has made to the culture and history of the United States.




Division-sponsored programs in January 2023

Concert and Zwaanendael Museum introductory program to be featured.




Division-sponsored programs in November 2022

An 18th century market fair, concert, tours, historical cuisine and programs celebrating Dutch- and Native-American heritage to be explored.




Friends of Folk Concert Series 2022-2023

Series presents a wide-variety of folk-music styles from across the region in the warm acoustics of The Old State House.




War of 1812 lecture series at Old State House in October 2022

Three-part series explores America’s second war with Great Britain.




Division-sponsored programs in October 2022

Series on the War of 1812, Mysteries of History , William Penn Day, concerts and outdoor events to be featured.




Division-sponsored programs in September 2022

Events include lectures, tours and Delaware’s 24th Chautauqua tent show.




Division-sponsored programs in July 2022

Independence Day activities, tours and a program on the DeBraak shipwreck to be featured.