Delaware.gov logo

Division of Historical & Cultural Affairs Logo


Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker

 Pages Tagged With: "Zwaanendael Museum"

Gallery

A Seaborne Citizenry Exhibit




Division welcomes historic-site interpreters, executive housekeeper

New employees help the agency in its efforts to save Delaware history.




Zwaanendael Museum Activities

Special Activity   Exhibits & Displays   First and Second Floor Galleries Delaware Railroads: Elegant Travel and Timely Transport   A Seaborne Citizenry: The DeBraak and Its Atlantic World “A Seaborne Citizenry: The DeBraak and Its Atlantic World” explores His Majesty’s Sloop of War DeBraak, a British warship that was escorting and protecting a convoy […]




Zwaanendael Museum

The museum commemorates Delaware’s first European colony, Swanendael, established by the Dutch in 1631. This museum serves as a showcase for the Lewes area’s maritime, military, and social history.




Division seeks maintenance/trades mechanic and historic-site interpreter

Application deadlines are Feb. 8 and Feb. 12, 2019, respectively.




Zwaanendael Museum seeks historic-site interpreter

Deadline extended to Nov. 14, 2018




Four new employees join the division

New staff at the Zwaanendael Museum and on the Preservation Maintenance Team




Zwaanendael Maritime Celebration: “A Sailor’s Life for Me” in Lewes, Del. over the 2017 Memorial Day weekend

Event provides visitors with an opportunity to experience seafaring lives of adventure, romance, excitement and hardships, and to honor mariners who made the ultimate sacrifice.




“Lost off Lewes: The British warship DeBraak”

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




“Lost Off Lewes: The British Warship DeBraak”

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





+