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Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs to sponsor seven special events during May 2017

Date Posted: Thursday, April 20th, 2017
Categories:  Historical and Cultural Affairs Kent County New Castle County News Sussex County

Highlights include Dover Days presentations, the Zwaanendael Museum’s Sixth Annual Maritime Festival, and A Day in Old New Castle.




“Lost off Lewes: The British warship DeBraak”

Date Posted: Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
Categories:  Historical and Cultural Affairs News Sussex County

Tours explore the surviving hull section of an 18th-century shipwreck.




Zwaanendael Maritime Celebration: “A Sailor’s Life for Me” in Lewes, Del. over the 2017 Memorial Day weekend

Date Posted: Friday, April 7th, 2017
Categories:  Historical and Cultural Affairs News Sussex County

Celebration provides visitors with an opportunity to experience seafaring lives of adventure, romance, excitement and hardships, and to honor mariners who made the ultimate sacrifice.




Delaware’s Dutch heritage to be featured at Lewes’ Zwaanendael Museum in April 2017

Date Posted: Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
Categories:  Historical and Cultural Affairs News Sussex County

Three special events explore Delaware’s long-standing connection to the Netherlands which stretches back in time to the state’s first European colony, Swanendael, established by the Dutch in 1631 in present-day Lewes.




“Founding Fathers and Mothers”: The Old State House’s Coffee-Hour Lecture Series to take place in April 2017

Date Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017
Categories:  Historical and Cultural Affairs Kent County News

Lectures feature a team of scholars and historians who will discuss the Founding Fathers of the United States and the women in their lives.





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