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Fort DuPont State Park

MapDelaware City, DE 19706
302-834-7941
    Categories:
  • History Museums & Sites
  • Nature

Description:

Though it never saw battle, Fort Delaware was an active military base from the Civil War through WWII. Dig deeper into its history, and how it helped runaway slaves find safety, through self-guided tours, hands-on artillery demos and interactions with historical figures, like Captain G. S. Clark, a commissary officer tasked with feeding the fort’s soldiers and prisoners.

Additional Information:

County: DE - New Castle County
Offers Field Trips?: no
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