Delaware Historical Society

  • 505 N. Market St.
  • Wilmington, DE 19801
  • Phone: 302-655-7161
  • Fax: 302-655-7844

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The Delaware Historical Society was founded in May 1864 for “the elucidation of history, particularly such portions as may refer to Delaware.” The mission of the Delaware Historical Society today is serve as the statewide, non-profit organization that preserves, explores, shares and promotes Delaware history, heritage and culture to strengthen our community. The Delaware Historical Society Downtown Wilmington Campus is comprised of the Delaware History Museum, Old Town Hall, Willingtown Square, and the Research Library. The New Castle Campus is the site of the Read House & Gardens, a historic house museum.

Attraction Information
  • Handicapped accessible:
  • Meeting/Banquet Space Available:
  • Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
March 29, 2017 - December 31, 2017
Recurring daily
Where: Online Presentation
March 29, 2017
Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until December 29, 2017
Where: Delaware Historical Society
March 31, 2017 - April 1, 2017
Fri 7-9PM, Sat 9AM-4PM
Recurring daily
Where: Delaware Historical Society
April 25, 2017
Where: Chase Center on the Riverfront