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Upland, Pennsylvania
Historic House
Built in 1683 and occupied by Caleb Pusey, this is the only building still standing which can claim documented association with William Penn, and which he is known to have visited on several occasions. The cottage was continuously occupied as a residence from 1682 through 1959.
Wilmington, Delaware
Historical Society
Hockessin, Delaware
Natural History, Nature Centers
Aston, Pennsylvania
Historical Society
Yorklyn, Delaware
History, Historic House, Park
Auburn Heights Preserve encompasses an 1897 Victorian country estate surrounded by 200+ acres of preserved open space. The property was donated to the State of Delaware in 2008 by Thomas C. and Ruth Marshall, the third generation of the Marshall family to live on the property.
Wilmington, Delaware
Park
Boothwyn, Pennsylvania
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
Park
Wilmington, Delaware
Park
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
Art, Botanical Garden, Culture, History, Library, Park
Exhibiting American art in a 19th-century grist mill, the Brandywine River Museum is internationally known for its unparalleled collection of works by three generations of Wyeths and its fine collection of American illustration, still life and landscape painting.
Wilmington, Delaware
Zoo
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
History
The Chadds Ford Historical Society is a private nonprofit organization. It owns, operates, and maintains two 18th century restorations - the John Chads House and the Barns-Brinton House.
Chester, Pennsylvania
Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania
History, Historical Society
Chichester Historical Society (CHS), which encompasses the surrounding Chichester area, including Lower Chichester, Marcus Hook, Trainer and Upper Chichester was founded back in the 1980’s. More recently it has grown and solidified as an organization.
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
Children's, Culture, History, Historic House, Military
Step up to the wooden porch of Chris Sanderson's country home and tour eight rooms filled with over 200 years of American history. The Sanderson Museum has a rich collection of objects relating to life in Chadds Ford as well as an extensive collection of memorabilia representing the American experience.
Wilmington, Delaware
Art
Concordville, Pennsylvania
Historical Society
Wilmington, Delaware
Art
Wilmington, Delaware
Art
Wilmington, Delaware
Wilmington, Delaware
Natural History
Hockessin, Delaware
Historical Society
Wilmington, Delaware
Wilmington, Delaware
General
Wilmington, Delaware
Art
Wilmington, Delaware
Children's, Science
Kids of all ages will stretch their limits and learn new skills inside this 30-foot diameter climbing structure. Multiple entrances on the lobby level allow kids to climb to a circular platform that overlooks the lobby entrance, while the upper level is wheelchair accessible — letting kids find fun in ways that go over the heads of their parents and teachers.
Wilmington, Delaware
Art, Children's, Culture, General, Historic House, Science
The Delaware Children's Theatre has become a fixture in the State of Delaware and the gateway to the City of Wilmington. Today, the DCT is a thriving theatrical institution committed to providing families with a place to enjoy exceptional children's theatre. The theatre also provides acting classes for kids and teens throughout the year.
Wilmington, Delaware
Historical Society
Wilmington, Delaware
History, Historic House
Upland, Pennsylvania
History
Wilmington, Delaware
Wilmington, Delaware
Newark, Delaware
Wilmington, Delaware
Culture, History, Historic House, Historical Society
The restoration of the Hendrickson House took place in 1958, after it was moved to Wilmington to prevent its being torn down. The pine mantel and woodwork around the large fireplace are original, but the floorboards were taken from a Massachusetts farmhouse of the same period. The pine ceiling beams were made by hand as part of the restoration.
Upland, Pennsylvania
History
Wilmington, Delaware
Wilmington, Delaware
Wilmington, Delaware
History, Science
maritime, culture, history, science
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
Historical Society
Wilmington, Delaware
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
Botanical Garden
Linwood, Pennsylvania
Bear, Delaware
Park
New Castle, Delaware
Wilmington, Delaware
Science
Wilmington, Delaware
Botanical Garden
Wilmington, Delaware
New Castle, Delaware
Historical Society
New Castle, Delaware
Church, Historic House
New Castle Presbyterian Church offers a nurturing and supportive environment where all are invited to join in worship, prayer, and fellowship while being treated with understanding, compassion, and tolerance. We are led by God's Living Word and the Holy Spirit. We seek to live the Gospel of Jesus Christ, growing spiritually, in number, and in diversity.
Wilmington, Delaware
Culture, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library
I envision our museum as the 1st stop for anyone interested in the heritage of the Swedish Colony founded in 1638 in the Delaware Valley before William Penn.
Wilmington, Delaware
History
Chester, Pennsylvania
Culture, History, Military, Specialized, University
The Pennsylvania Military College (PMC) Museum brings to life the history of Pennsylvania Military College, known in its time as the "West Point of the Keystone State." The museum's exhibits, through photographs, audio and video displays, and a wealth of artifacts, not only re-create life at PMC, but also tell the stories of the athletic and academic accomplishments of PMC students.
Chester, Pennsylvania
Culture, History, Historic House, Military, Specialized, University
The PMC Museum brings to life the history of Pennsylvania Military College, known in its time as the "West Point of the Keystone State." The museum's exhibits, through photographs, audio and video displays, and a wealth of artifacts, not only re-create life at PMC, but also tell the stories of the athletic and academic accomplishments of PMC students.
Wilmington, Delaware
Botanical Garden
New Castle, Delaware
Historic House
Boothwyn, Pennsylvania
History
Claymont, Delaware
Wilmington, Delaware
Art, Botanical Garden, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Park
Rockwood is a 150 year old estate that is now a public park featuring a six acre historic garden and a mansion with a museum. Joseph Shipley, a Quaker merchant banker, built Rockwood between 1851 and 1854 to reflect the beauty of an English county estate
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
Historical Society
Newark, Delaware
University
Boothwyn, Pennsylvania
History
Newark, Delaware
Park
Chester, Pennsylvania
Art, Culture, University
The Widener University Art Collection and Gallery is a unique campus and community resource for students, staff, employees, and the public.
Wilmington, Delaware
Wilmington, Delaware
Winterthur, Delaware
Arboretum, Botanical Garden, Culture, History, Historic House, Library, Nature Centers, Park, Science
We invite you to visit Winterthur, a great American country estate nestled in the heart of Delaware's beautiful Brandywine Valley, halfway between New York City and Washington, D.C. Winterthur offers a variety of tours, exhibitions, and programs for all ages to enjoy. Discover the museum's magnificent collection of American antiques celebrating the best in style and craftsmanship.