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Iron Hill Museum and Science Center

Map1115 Robert L. Melson Ln.
Newark, DE 19702
302-368-5703
    Categories:
  • History Museums & Sites

Description:

Once a one-room schoolhouse, this intimate museum houses displays about the natural history of Delaware, even offering evidence of dinosaur-like creatures that once roamed the First State. Please touch at this museum, where handling of minerals, shells, Lenni Lenape items & most other artifacts is encouraged.

KIDBIT: Stop by the glowing rock room and learn why, when the lights are turned off, the minerals light up.

Accessibility Details

Wheelchair ramp & door around back of museum.

Cost Cutter

FREE admission for families with a membership to a science museum that’s affiliated with the ASTC Travel Passport Program

Additional Information:

E-mail Address: info@ironhill-museum.org
County: DE - New Castle County
For SpecialKids: Wheelchair Accessible
Ages: All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Parents
Toddlers & Preschoolers
Offers Field Trips?: yes
Grades for Field Trips: 0 Kindergarten
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Parties: no
Free/Discounted Museum Days: ASTC Travel Passport Program
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