Highlights of the month include programs on the saving of The Old State House, a symposium on the early Colonial archaeology of the Delaware Valley region and the Zwaanendael Maritime Celebration.
Highlights of the month include programs on Edgar Allan Poe, Delaware’s Dutch heritage and a quilt documentation day.
EXHIBIT CLOSED on March 19, 2016.
‘George Washington Birthday Celebration’ at Dover, Del.’s Old State House on Feb. 22, 2016 at 1 p.m.
Event to feature writings by, and about, the first president, read by historical interpreters and distinguished guests, plus live, streaming video of Sen. Chris Coons reading Washington’s Farewell Address from the floor of the U.S. Senate.
Public scoping-meeting to take place on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016 at the New Castle Court House Museum.
Delaware man was convicted on Nov. 2, 1847 of aiding slaves escaping from their owners.
State is investing $350,000 for projects at the New Castle Court House Museum, Arsenal, Academy and Green.
Calendar provides comprehensive, long-term listings of programs taking place at the division’s five museums, and at the Buena Vista Conference Center.
Delaware’s Atlantic Ocean resorts offer a wide variety of historical attractions including Swanendael, the site of Delaware’s first European settlement.
Signs tell the story of The Green’s role in Delaware history.