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  • A group of African-American Methodists led by Peter Spencer came together to form an independent denomination in 1813, and which later came to be known as the African Union Church. This Old Fort UAM...
  • It is a historic Roman Catholic Church located at the East Main Street in Newark which was built in the year 1883. This impressive single storey rectangular red brick block building is having three ...
  • This historic landmark is the site where a paper mill was established by Thomas Meeteer in the late 18th century on the banks of the nearby White Clay Creek. Listed in the U.S. National Register of ...
  • Owned by the State Division of Historical & Cultural Affairs this house was at the center of a fascinating military and social history of the Revolution in Delaware. Several organizations still meet...
  • Built in 1856, this historic train station is a quaint reminder of the importance of railways which ushered in progress, development and opened new trade routes which helped change the character of ...
  • This ferry crossing junction listed in the National Register of Historic Places originally began operations when James Cannon purchased a land tract and started operating a ferry way back in 1743. A...
  • Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, this building is located right opposite the city of Seaford’s Town Hall at the gateway to the Central Business District of downtown Seaford. Prese...
  • Located outside of Seaford in Reliance, at the former Johnson’s Cross Roads, this is the house where the noted kidnapping group who were involved in the robbery and entrapment of free black slaves h...
  • They will offer you authentic antique train rides which will give you a genuine taste of a glorious and exciting historical past. These vintage trains are steam and diesel variations on the main exc...
  • Located on a 235-acres campus along the Brandywine River on the site of the gunpowder works founded by E.I. du Pont in 1802 is an exquisite example of early American industry that includes restored ...
  • Erected between 1815 and 1817, members of the Wilmington Meeting House were participants of the Underground Railroad who were active during the first half of the 19th century. This historic memorial...
  • Constructed in 1798, this classic Georgian style building originally served as the town hall of Borough and later the city of Wilmington in the federal state. The centre of cultural, political & soc...
  • Built in 1707, this is one of the seven churches constructed by the Dutch in order to create the first presbytery in America. Located opposite the Old New Castle Town Hall, this is the oldest church...
  • This diminutive Dutch House facing The Green originated in the late 17th century when New Castle was still a bustling port town for the Dutch, English, Finnish & Swedish settlers and traders. It wor...
  • Situated on the bank of the Delaware River, this magnificent historic house ably recalls an affectionate historical past. A favorite on any Old New Castle walking tour, this house was home to a prom...
  • Boasted as the first grand mansion of Delaware, this early Georgian elegant brick structure is one of the few surviving colonial buildings that were built in the 1730s by Dr. John Finney, who was on...
  • This is the oldest house in the state of Delaware built before 1797 and was earlier known as the David Rowland Home. It was struck by a cannonball during the two-day British bombardment in 1813 war ...
  • The Lewes Historical Society Complex consists of five buildings that have been moved to this site and restored to preserve the ‘Old Lewes’ character for generations to come. Tours and tickets are av...
  • Perhaps one of the best locations around Delaware Bay where you can charter boat trips, purchase tackle and marine supplies from a variety of shops located here, and set sail on a fishing holiday. W...
  • Located within the second street, this historical house which once served as an inn, is perhaps the oldest house in Delaware built as early as in 1665. Maintained and managed by the Lewes Historical...
  • It was originally constructed in the year 1904 as ‘The Dover Opera House’, was later expanded as a movie theater in 1923. In the beginning of 2007, a strategic alliance of Wesley College, Delaware S...
  • This is the first building in Dover Town originally erected as a courthouse at this location in the year 1697, in accordance with the wishes of William Penn. In the year 1918, the original Kent Coun...
  • This Old State House building located on the historic Green in Dover served as the centre of the state’s civic life for over two centuries and still holds an important place for the residents and vi...
  • It is one of the finest examples of Middle Period Georgian house in Delaware that was built by Charles Hillyard III in the year 1798. Historically important ‘Woodburn’, served as the official reside...