Historical Sites & Unique Neighborhoods
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Historic Sites & Unique Neighborhoods



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1301 Heritage Rd.
Dover, DE 19902
Phone: (302) 677-5938
Alt: 302-677-5942
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The Air Mobility Command Museum, located in Hangar 1301 on Dover Air Force Base in Dover, Delaware, houses some of the most unique and distinguished m... MORE>>

1220 American Blvd.
West Chester, PA 19380
Phone: (610) 436-9600
Fax: (610) 436-8642
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Over 40 exhibits trace the past and future of rotary wing aircraft. Climb aboard the interactive hands-on helicopters! Experience the working wind tun... MORE>>

2 East Fourth St.
New Castle, DE 19720
Phone: (302) 322-2794
Fax: (302) 322-8923
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Among New Castle's few surviving early colonial buildings is the elegant brick, early Georgian mansion, the Amstel House. Built in 1738, the house is ... MORE>>

406 Federal St.
Dover, DE 19901
Phone: (302) 674-2111
Fax: (302) 674-5133
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Neighborhood Museum - National Treasure. The Museum's 16 galleries provide an intimate setting to enjoy a unique and enriching collection of American ... MORE>>

1914 West Park Dr.
Wilmington, DE 19803
Phone: 302-577-1164 Park
Toll Free: 302-577-1164 Blue Ball Barn
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This extraordinary barn, built in 1914 by Alfred I. duPont, is named after the Blue Ball Tavern, an inn and meeting house, that was once located near ... MORE>>

US Rt. 1
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
Phone: (610) 388-2700
Alt: 610-388-8326
Toll Free: (610) 388-8366 - direct
Fax: (610) 388-1197
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Discover an outstanding collection of American art housed in a 19th-century mill with a dramatic steel and glass addition overlooking the banks of the... MORE>>

407 Clinton St.
Delaware City, DE 19706
Phone: (302) 834-4573
Fax: (302) 832-5545
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Enjoy the promenade along the Old Chesapeake & Delaware canal for outstanding scenic views of Fort Delaware (1859) and the Delaware River. Your walkin... MORE>>

505 N. Market St.
Wilmington, DE 19801
Phone: 302-655-7161
Fax: 302-655-7844
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The History Center is comprised of the Delaware History Museum, Grandma's Attic Kids Museum, Old Town Hall, Willingtown Square historic park, and the ... MORE>>

504 Market St.
Wilmington, DE 19801
Phone: (302) 656-0637
Fax: (302) 655-7844
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The Delaware History Museum is closing on June 14, 2014 for an expected two years to complete renovations for the addition of the Center for African-A... MORE>>

1170 Lancaster Pike
Hockessin, DE 19701
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Hockessin is a diverse community of small town attractions offering local shopping and dining at unique area businesses. Visit our distinctive cultu... MORE>>

220 S. Main St.
Newark, DE 19711
Phone: (302) 366-7030
Fax: (302) 366-7160
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We are Newark, and it’s a new day, every day.. Newark Delaware is a nationally recognized 2011 Great American Main Street Award winner. A bustling col... MORE>>

Pea Patch Island
Delaware City, DE 19706
Phone: (302) 834-7941
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Moated Civil War Fort, on the Delaware River, with award-winning living history program. Select hours. Closed Jan-Mar and in rough weather due to ferr... MORE>>

500 Greenbank Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19808
Phone: (302) 999-9001
Fax: (302) 999-1279
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Experience early 19th-century Delaware in a 300-year-old gristmill, textile mill and farm site with an eighteen foot waterwheel powered by nearby Red ... MORE>>

Rt. 141
Wilmington, DE 19807
Phone: (302) 658-2400
Fax: (302) 658-3267
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Hagley is where the du Pont story begins! Set on 235-acres along the Brandywine, Hagley Museum and Library includes the original Du Pont Company powde... MORE>>

606 Stanton-Christiana Rd.
Newark, DE 19713
Phone: (302) 998-3792
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Generals Washington and Lafayette met here prior to Battle of Brandywine. Restored house, originally built 1750s. Open first Wednesday every month. An... MORE>>

Second and Main Sts.
Odessa, DE 19730
Phone: 302-378-4119
Fax: (302) 378-4050
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Visit the village of Odessa, Delaware and admire examples of 18th- and 19th-century architecture, and tour the Historic Odessa Foundation's five histo... MORE>>

106 W. State St.
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Phone: (610) 444-8188
Fax: (610) 444-4798
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Come experience Historic Kennett Square, just minutes from world-famous Longwood Gardens. Relax, slow down and discover small town America at its best... MORE>>

19 W. Green St.
Middletown, DE 19709
Phone: 302-378-2977
Fax: (302) 376-7062
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Take a scenic tour down main street celebrating over 150 years! Enjoy shopping in our unique boutiques, dining at one of our intimate cafes or fine di... MORE>>

50 Market St.
New Castle, DE 19720
Phone: (888) 613-6665
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Visit Delaware's best-kept secret. A charming Colonial town steeped in history. Enjoy our beautiful overnight inns, fine restaurants, fabulous museums... MORE>>

25 E. Second St.
New Castle, DE 19720
Phone: (302) 328-3279
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One of the oldest Presbyterian churches in the nation, founded in 1657 as Dutch Reformed. Visit our 1707 Meeting House. Self-guided tours available,... MORE>>

807 Frenchtown Rd.
New Castle, DE 19720
Phone: (302) 655-7275
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During Spring through Fall visitors and residents can enjoy on-site activities that include community farm days, workshops on building raised beds, fa... MORE>>

425 Wedgewood Rd.
Newark, DE 19711
Phone: (302) 761-6952
Fax: (302) 761-4685
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Hugh Morris, a jurist of national distinction, purchased the property in the 1930's and spent five years renovating and remodeling the house. Tour the... MORE>>

1124 E. Seventh St.
Wilmington, DE 19801
Phone: (302) 429-SHIP (7447)
Fax: (302) 429-0350
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The Kalmar Nyckel is a seaworthy re-creation of the ship that brought the Swedes to Delaware in 1638. It is open for dockside tours, public day sails... MORE>>

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