The Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs is pleased to share the announcement of a $5.4 million commitment from the National Park Service to rehabilitate the historic Sheriff’s House at First State National Historical Park.
Events include a virtual program on the blizzard of 1888 and a live concert by Musically Generated Organism.
Explore the division’s museums, learn and explore Delaware history, and submit photos to win a prize.
Second annual contest challenged amateur photographers to submit images of what makes Delaware’s first capital city unique.
Museum closed from Dec. 31, 2021 through the spring of 2022.
Programs to include a demonstration of historical Dutch cooking, holidays with the Victor Talking Machine Company and a concert of soul-soaked mountain music by the Knotty G’s.
Day-long series of programs harkens back to the 1700s when the Dover Green served as the focal point of life in Dover.
A folk music concert, and programs celebrating Dutch American Heritage Day and National Native American Heritage Month among events/topics to be explored.
Contest to illustrate what makes New Castle unique. Photos accepted Oct. 17 to 31, 2021. Voting open Nov. 1 to 5, 2021
18th century trades, true crime in song and walking tours of a historic cemetery among programs/topics to be explored.