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“Separation—Freedom for Delaware” at the New Castle Court House Museum on June 9, 2019

Activities to include demonstrations by the First Delaware Regiment and “Caesar Rodney in his Own Words,” a historical play exploring the views of the famed Delaware patriot.




Fort Christina offers a green space and history this summer

First State National Historical Park site to offer tours and public programming.




ArCH Field Days help students learn about historic preservation

Program designed to meet Next Generation science standards as well as Common Core state standards for art and history.




Archaeological project to begin in historic New Castle

Archaeological investigation seeks to find evidence of the fort originally built by Dutch settlers in 1651.




Zwaanendael Maritime Celebration: “A Sailor’s Life for Me” on May 25, 2019

Daylong series of activities exploring the adventure, romance, excitement and hardships experienced by seafarers.




National Park Service workshop on Fort Casimir to be held in New Castle, Del., May 20–24, 2019

Workshop will explore archaeological prospection techniques at the site of Fort Casimir which was built by the Dutch in 1651.




Division to sponsor five special events during May 2019

Dover Days, A Day in Old New Castle and the Zwaanendael Maritime Festival among programs to be offered.




Zwaanendael Museum’s Beth Gott retires after 30 years of service

Employee helped develop many of the programs now in use at the museum.




Delaware State Review Board for Historic Preservation meeting to take place on April 17, 2019

Meeting will include review of the amended nomination of Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Historic District to the National Register of Historic Places.




Buena Vista Spring Open House on Saturday, April 13, 2019

One-day-only event showcases one of Delaware’s most historic homes





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