Pages Tagged With: "First State National Historical Park"

Division-sponsored programs in November 2022

An 18th century market fair, concert, tours, historic 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.




‘William Penn Day’ at the New Castle Court House Museum on Oct. 29, 2022

Event commemorates the 340th anniversary of Penn’s disembarkment at New Castle, his first landing in the New World.




’18th Century Trades Day’ at the John Dickinson Plantation on Oct. 8, 2022

Day-long series of activities explores occupations of the 1700s.




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.




CORRECTION–Delaware’s 24th annual Chautauqua, Sept. 8–11, 2022

Tent shows to showcase entertainment and the artists who brought it to life.




24th Annual Chautauqua, “That’s Entertainment”

Thursday, September 8, 2022 — Friday, September 9, 2022 outside the Zwaanendael Museum in LewesANDSaturday, September 10, 2022 — Sunday, September 11, 2022 outside the New Castle Court House Museum in New Castle *Programs – Live and Livestreamed *Entertaining and Educational *Experiences for All Ages *Interact with Historical Legends! All programs are free and open […]




Schedule of Events, September 11, 2022

New Castle Court House Museum Facebook livestream and in-person in The New Castle Visitor Center at The Arsenal due to the weather All programs are free and are offered in-person and some via Facebook livestream. Her Time 20XX – 12 p.m. Roseria Macera directs Her Time 20XX, an all-women string orchestra. Join this program in-person […]




Schedule of Events, September 10, 2022

New Castle Court House Museum Facebook livestream and in-person on the New Castle Green All programs are free. Programs are offered in-person and some via Facebook livestream. “Songs of a Grateful People” — Performance by Dr. Valarie Boyer – 12 p.m. Writer, educator and actor Dr. Valarie Boyer will sing and talk about the Underground […]