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Division honored with preservation award

2016 Bamberger Historic Preservation Award recognizes improvements to four state-owned historic properties in New Castle.




‘Listen Up!’: How About Something Different?

Program took place between April 16, 2016 and April 8, 2017.




History abounds near Delaware’s beaches

A wealth of historic sites are open for visitation.




Programs on America’s struggle for independence among 20 special events sponsored by the division during July 2016

Spoken-word program and lecture on Independence Day, plus patriotic music among the sponsored events.




‘Making the First State Shine: 50 Years of Historic Preservation in Delaware’

18th annual Chautauqua to take place in Lewes, Del. from June 19 to 23, 2016.




‘Lost Off Lewes: The British Warship DeBraak’

Tours explore the surviving hull section of this 18th-century shipwreck.




Division to sponsor 24 special programs during June 2016

DeBraak tours, the 18th Annual Chautauqua and an evening of readings by Delaware poets and authors among the events to be presented.




Johnson Victrola Museum closed from June 6 to 30, 2016

Museum will re-open on July 1, 2016 after completion of construction activities.




EVENT POSTPONED–‘Post Cards of the Past’ presentation at Dover, Del.’s Old State House on May 1, 2016

Sunday, May 1, 2016 event to be rescheduled.




Capital improvements completed at state-owned historic properties in New Castle

State invested $350,000 for projects at the New Castle Court House Museum, Arsenal, Academy and Green.