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Celebrate A Day in Old New Castle this May

Old New Castle comes alive May 21 with tours of historical estates, colonial craftsmen, historical reenactments and tours of tall ships.




Cooch’s Bridge homestead to host public tours

Tour the homestead at the Cooch’s Bridge Historic Site and learn about its role in American history.




Division announces summer hours

Museums and historic sites will be expanding their days of operation until next winter. Admission is free at all sites.




State Review Board to meet April 20, 2022; will consider National Register nomination of Dauneport

Board will review a National Register of Historic Places nomination for Dauneport, a historic New Castle County property.




Division prioritizes preservation

Find out how the State Historic Preservation Tax Credit Program supported preservation efforts and incentives throughout Delaware in 2021.




Madeline Dunn on 45+ years with the division

Veteran employee discusses her career and changes at the agency and the National Register.




Division-sponsored programs in November 2021

A folk music concert, and programs celebrating Dutch American Heritage Day and National Native American Heritage Month among events/topics to be explored.




Division-sponsored programs in October 2021

18th century trades, true crime in song and walking tours of a historic cemetery among programs/topics to be explored.




Collection close-up: protest face mask and shirt

Recently accessioned collections items reflect the calls for racial justice that surged across the nation in 2020.




Guided visitation to the African burial ground at the John Dickinson Plantation

Programs explore the experiences of the enslaved and free African Americans who lived, labored and died on the John Dickinson Plantation.