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  Category: Historical and Cultural Affairs


Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs to sponsor seven special events during January 2019

Featured Posts | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Highlights include activities celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, early jazz and the Avery’s Rest archaeological site.




Museums of the State of Delaware 2018–2019 winter-holiday schedule

Featured Posts | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Enjoy the season and learn about the First State’s many contributions to the history and culture of the United States.




Students Honored at 17th Annual Delaware Day Fourth Grade Competition Ceremony

Delaware Division of the Arts | Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Thursday, December 13, 2018

Students from across the state gathered Saturday at the Delaware Public Archives to celebrate the winners of the 17th Annual Delaware Day Fourth Grade Competition and to be recognized for their knowledge of the First State’s influential role in crafting the United States Constitution.




State of Delaware to Acquire Cooch’s Bridge Site, Continue Search for Remains of Revolutionary Soldiers Killed in Battle

Department of State | Featured Posts | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Friday, December 7, 2018

Hallowed grounds believed to be the final resting place of some two dozen American soldiers who perished in the only major battle of the Revolutionary War fought in Delaware will soon become property of the state’s historic preservation agency, according to an agreement announced today.




Buena Vista Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018

Historical and Cultural Affairs | New Castle County | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Event to feature decorations and children’s craft activities, plus self-guided tours of the home and refreshments.







  Category: Historical and Cultural Affairs


Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs to sponsor seven special events during January 2019

Featured Posts | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Highlights include activities celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, early jazz and the Avery’s Rest archaeological site.




Museums of the State of Delaware 2018–2019 winter-holiday schedule

Featured Posts | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Enjoy the season and learn about the First State’s many contributions to the history and culture of the United States.




Students Honored at 17th Annual Delaware Day Fourth Grade Competition Ceremony

Delaware Division of the Arts | Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Thursday, December 13, 2018

Students from across the state gathered Saturday at the Delaware Public Archives to celebrate the winners of the 17th Annual Delaware Day Fourth Grade Competition and to be recognized for their knowledge of the First State’s influential role in crafting the United States Constitution.




State of Delaware to Acquire Cooch’s Bridge Site, Continue Search for Remains of Revolutionary Soldiers Killed in Battle

Department of State | Featured Posts | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Friday, December 7, 2018

Hallowed grounds believed to be the final resting place of some two dozen American soldiers who perished in the only major battle of the Revolutionary War fought in Delaware will soon become property of the state’s historic preservation agency, according to an agreement announced today.




Buena Vista Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018

Historical and Cultural Affairs | New Castle County | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Event to feature decorations and children’s craft activities, plus self-guided tours of the home and refreshments.