Pages Tagged With: "historic sites"

Hebron Methodist Church outside Georgetown added to the National Register of Historic Places

Structure is an outstanding example of rural Methodist churches from the 19th century.




Milford Century Club re-opens after repairing damage caused by Hurricane Sandy

National Park Service grant helped support the repairs.




Take a seaside vacation—and see where Delaware’s modern history began

Delaware’s Atlantic Ocean resorts offer a wide variety of historical attractions including Swanendael, the site of Delaware’s first European settlement.




National park interpretive signs unveiled on Dover Green

Signs tell the story of The Green’s role in Delaware history.




Dover receives Certified Local Government status

Designation encourages successful preservation programs and practices in Delaware’s capital city.




Desiree Williams promoted to site manager of Buena Vista Conference Center

One of Delaware’s most historic homes serves as a site for business gatherings and government meetings as well as receptions, parties and celebrations.




Division to begin improvements to state-owned historic properties in New Castle

State to invest $350,000 for improvements at the New Castle Court House Museum, Arsenal, Academy and Green.




First State National Historical Park to be created

Legislation passed in Congress in December 2014; awaiting President Obama’s signature.




Division gets help for improvements at historic Darley and Hale-Byrnes houses

Delmarva Power, state Rep. Dennis E. Williams, the Delaware General Assembly and the Delaware Society for the Preservation of Antiquities thanked for their efforts.




Arsenal opens as home of the New Castle Historical Society

Historic property leased to the historical society by the division.