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In Delaware, many prominent historical cemeteries such as Dover’s John Wesley Methodist Episcopal Cemetery and Wilmington’s Riverview Cemetery (maintained respectively by the Dover Air Force Base and the Friends of Historic Riverview Cemetery) have been preserved due to the efforts of governmental agencies, private organizations and individuals. Other historical cemeteries, unfortunately, are vulnerable to the […]

Research Information

  Cultural Resource Reports on File at State Historic Preservation Office Bibliography of Developed Historic Contexts Research Topics Geographic Information System Research Data Vernacular Architecture Newsletter Bibliography

Tax Credit Success Stories

Delaware Historic Preservation Tax Credit projects are taking place in every county in Delaware. This gallery is a sampling of the more than seventy-five projects that have received tax credits since the program was initiated in 2001. Click the thumbnail images for information on each project and a larger picture. For guidelines and other program […]

The Federal Rehabilitation Tax Incentive Program

The Federal Rehabilitation Tax Incentive Program for historic buildings has catalyzed the revitalization of downtowns and entire neighborhoods as well as the rehabilitation of individual landmarks. The program permits the owner of an income-producing historic building to seek an income-tax credit equal to 20% of the qualified rehabilitation expenditures. An income-producing property may encompass commercial […]

National Register of Historic Places

The Delaware State Review Board National Register of Historic Places GIS: Searching for Historic Places on the Register National Historic Landmarks in Delaware

Architectural and Archaeological Surveys

Preservation Planning

Certified Local Governments Consultants Listing Partners in Preservation: Planning for the Future—Delaware’s Historic Preservation Plan, 2018–2022 Single Page version of Preservation Plan for printing.

Delaware Historic Preservation Tax Credit Program

Preservation Help

Resources Archaeology Contact Network Preservation Contact Network Online Resources National Park Service National Trust for Historic Preservation Preservation Delaware Protecting & Preserving a Historic Building Publications: Preservation Briefs Cultural Resource Consulting Firms  

Historic Preservation Office

ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF SUPPORT These webpages have been financed in part with federal funds from the National Park Service, Department of the Interior. However, the contents and opinions do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the Department of the Interior. NONDISCRIMINATION STATEMENT This program receives Federal financial assistance for identification and protection of historic […]