Special Exhibit - Emeline Hawkins: Her Journey from Slavery to Freedom on the Underground Railroad

  • February 23, 2017 - December 30, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: Tues through Sat, 10 AM - 4:30 PM, Sun, 1:30 - 4:30 PM
211 Delaware St.
New Castle, DE 19720
Contact: 302-323-4453
Admission: Free

This exhibit chronicles the compelling story of Emeline Hawkins and her family on their 1845 odyssey on the Underground Railroad, from slavery in Maryland, through Delaware to freedom in Pennsylvania.  This exhibit in its present form closes in September, but there will continue to be an Underground Railroad exhibit.

Special Exhibit - Emeline Hawkins: Her Journey from Slavery to Freedom on the Underground Railroad
  • 211 Delaware St.
  • New Castle, DE 19720
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  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

This exhibit chronicles the compelling story of Emeline Hawkins and her family on their 1845 odyssey on the Underground Railroad, from slavery in Maryland, through Delaware to freedom in Pennsylvania.