Explore Wilmington's Convenient Location

Wilmington, Delaware and the Brandywine Valley welcomes the Democratic National Convention.

Located just 30 minutes from Center City Philadelphia, the Greater Wilmington area offers easy access to all DNC related activities via SEPTA regional rail or short drive via I-95. Greater Wilmington offers a vibrant mix of charming HISTORY, exceptional CULTURE and world-class GARDENS. Plus, Delaware's SHOPPING, DINING and ENTERTAINMENT are always tax-free.

We invite you to LEARN MORE ABOUT THE AREA and consider our hotels, ATTRACTIONS and RESTAURANTS during your visit.

Find hotels in North Wilmington, Downtown Wilmington, South of Wilmington and in Newark, Delaware - all only a short drive from Philadelphia.

Highlights from Wilmington, Delaware
Did you know Wilmington's Brandywine Valley is part of America's Garden Capital? Stop to smell the roses at these seven not-to-miss gardens.
Experience rich history, inspiring culture and glorious gardens this summer for as little as $4.10 per attraction with a Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport.
One of Delaware's best kept secrets, Historic New Castle once welcomed William Penn to the New World. Today it is dripping with history.