Skip to main content

Delaware History Museum

505 N. Market Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
302.655.7161

The Delaware History Museum, located in a renovated art-deco Woolworth store, features three galleries of changing interactive exhibits on Delaware history, including displays of rare items of everyday life, costumes, children's toys, regional decorative arts, and paintings. A nine-foot-tall folk-art statue of George Washington greets you at the door of the large gift shop specializing in Delaware handcrafted items, and souvenirs.

The Delaware Historical Society is the statewide, ¨non-profit organization that explores, preserves, shares, and promotes  Delaware history, heritage, and culture to strengthen our community.

THE DELAWARE HISTORY MUSEUM IS CURRENTLY UNDERGOING RENOVATIONS. SPECIAL PREVIEW EXHIBITIONS ARE ON DISPLAY AND CAN BE VIEWED ON LIMITED DATES. PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR CURRENT INFORMATION.

Hours of Operation

operating hours not provided - please call for details

Nearby Locations

distance: 0.02 mi
distance: 0.04 mi
distance: 0.04 mi

Nearby Parking

distance: 0.05 mi
distance: 0.06 mi
distance: 0.07 mi
distance: 0.07 mi
distance: 0.10 mi
cannot connect.

Upcoming Events

Improv 101 w/ Jana Savini

Delaware History Museum

October 28, 2017 11:00 AM
Occurs 3 more times through Nov 11

Improv 301 w/ Jana Savini

Delaware History Museum

October 28, 2017 2:00 PM
Occurs 3 more times through Nov 11