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Delaware Historical Society

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  • History Museums & Sites

Essential Information

505 N. Market St.
Wilmington, DE 19801

302-655-7161

Head to the Delaware History Museum to learn about the First State’s 400-year history in Distinctively Delaware, a permanent, multimedia exhibit. Displays, artifacts, photographs and recreated scenes cover topics from Native American stone tools to the latest synthetic fibers. The Society also oversees other historic buildings throughout Wilmington & New Castle.

KIDBIT: Check out the Delaware History Explorer section on the website (click: DHS Kids) to find answers to the question “DelaWhere?” & to uncover other fun facts.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.hsd.org/

E-mail Address: deinfo@dehistory.org

County: DE - New Castle County

Accessibility Details: -Handicapped parking available.

Cost Cutter: -Read House & Gardens admission: $4-$7, ages 6 & under free.
-Delaware History Museum admission: $4-$6, ages 3 & under free.

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Offers Field Trips?: yes

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