Programs to explore the wreck of the DeBraak and War of 1812 hero Commodore Thomas Macdonough.
Resumption of hours in keeping with Gov. John Carney’s lifting of the COVID-19 state of emergency on July 13, 2021.
Entitled, “The I’s Have It: Industry, Innovation, and Invention,” activities to take place in Lewes and New Castle during September 2021.
Programs explore the sinking of the DeBraak, readings of the Declaration of Independence and different perspectives on the American Revolution.
Video explores anti-slavery activity in Delaware in the late-18th century and the subsequent passage of repressive legislation targeting free Blacks in the 19th century.
Programs help to tell the story of the First State’s contributions to the history and culture of the United States.
Three free, virtual programs streamed live on the Web.
Five free, virtual programs streamed live on the Web.
Programs to explore mysteries of history, Abraham Lincoln’s election as president and London in wartime.
“We Didn’t Vote for Him: Delaware and the Election of 1860” — virtual lecture from The Old State House on Nov. 14, 2020
Program explores the election that brought Abraham Lincoln to power and which led the nation into civil war.