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  Category: Historical and Cultural Affairs


All Aboard: Delaware and the Railroad”: Chautauqua tent shows in Lewes, Del. from Sept. 13 to 15, 2018

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Traditionally held in June, Delaware’s 2018 Chautauqua will take place in September.




Zwaanendael Maritime Celebration: “A Sailor’s Life for Me” in Lewes, Del. over the 2018 Memorial Day weekend

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Thursday, May 10, 2018

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




“Lost off Lewes: The British warship DeBraak”

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

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




Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs to sponsor seven special events during May 2018

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Highlights include Dover Days programs, A Day in Old New Castle and “A Sailor’s Life for Me,” the Zwaanendael Museum’s 7th Annual Maritime Celebration.




Rehabilitation of keeper’s house set to begin at Fenwick Island Lighthouse

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Monday, April 23, 2018

Work will begin this spring and continue into the summer of 2018.







  Category: Historical and Cultural Affairs


All Aboard: Delaware and the Railroad”: Chautauqua tent shows in Lewes, Del. from Sept. 13 to 15, 2018

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Traditionally held in June, Delaware’s 2018 Chautauqua will take place in September.




Zwaanendael Maritime Celebration: “A Sailor’s Life for Me” in Lewes, Del. over the 2018 Memorial Day weekend

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Thursday, May 10, 2018

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




“Lost off Lewes: The British warship DeBraak”

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

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




Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs to sponsor seven special events during May 2018

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Highlights include Dover Days programs, A Day in Old New Castle and “A Sailor’s Life for Me,” the Zwaanendael Museum’s 7th Annual Maritime Celebration.




Rehabilitation of keeper’s house set to begin at Fenwick Island Lighthouse

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Monday, April 23, 2018

Work will begin this spring and continue into the summer of 2018.