Delaware Museum of Natural History

  • 4840 Kennett Pike
  • Wilmington, DE 19807
  • Phone: (302) 658-9111
  • Fax: (302) 658-2610

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The Delaware Museum of Natural History welcomes visitors to explore far away jungles and seas and the Delmarva habitats found near our own backyard. In addition to several special exhibits on national tour each year, highlights on permanent display include: Dinosaur Gallery Hall of Birds Hall of Mammals Animal Adaptations Nature Nook Shell Gallery Giant Squid Darwin and Evolution Monday through Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Sunday: Noon – 4:30 p.m. Closed:New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. Early Closings: Christmas Eve (close at 1 p.m.), New Year’s Eve (close at 3 p.m.) Admission is $9.00 for Adults, $7.00 for Children (3-17), $8.00 for Seniors (60+). Children and Members are Free

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  • Distance from Downtown Wilmington: 5 miles
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Hours
  • Hours of operation: Monday - Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Sunday: 12 - 4:30 p.m.
  • Seasonal hours: Closed: New Year's Day, Easter, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. Early Closings: Christmas Eve (close at 1 p.m.), New Year's Eve (close at 3 p.m.)
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  • Average adult ticket price: 9
  • Average child ticket price: 7
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Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Exhibits Space 1
  • Total Sq. Ft. 25000
  • Reception Capacity 300
  • Banquet Capacity 150
  • Number of Rooms 5
DuPont Auditorium
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 750
  • Theater Capacity: 59
Ederic Hall for Special Exhibits
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2972
  • Width: 32
  • Length: 86
  • Banquet Capacity: 150
  • Reception Capacity: 300