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  Category: Historical and Cultural Affairs


“The Rising Sun: The U.S. Constitution”: The Old State House’s Coffee-Hour Lecture Series to take place in April 2019

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Fun and thought-provoking Constitutional programs to take place on April 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2019.




Negro Travelers’ Green Book program at the New Castle Court House Museum on March 16, 2019

Historical and Cultural Affairs | New Castle County | News | Date Posted: Thursday, March 7, 2019

Program on the travel and vacation guidebook for people of color during the segregation era




Site of Purported African-American Cemetery Discovered

Department of State | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Archaeologists working at a property near Frankford, Sussex County, have discovered what appears to be the site of a cemetery known to the local community to contain the remains of African Americans who lived in the area.




Women’s History Month events among special programs at the museums of the State of Delaware in March 2019

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Activities honor and celebrate women’s lives and historic achievements.




Underground Railroad exhibit to open at the New Castle Court House Museum on Feb. 23, 2019

Historical and Cultural Affairs | New Castle County | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Exhibit-opening on Feb. 23, 2019 to include a lecture, historical re-enactment and music







  Category: Historical and Cultural Affairs


“The Rising Sun: The U.S. Constitution”: The Old State House’s Coffee-Hour Lecture Series to take place in April 2019

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Fun and thought-provoking Constitutional programs to take place on April 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2019.




Negro Travelers’ Green Book program at the New Castle Court House Museum on March 16, 2019

Historical and Cultural Affairs | New Castle County | News | Date Posted: Thursday, March 7, 2019

Program on the travel and vacation guidebook for people of color during the segregation era




Site of Purported African-American Cemetery Discovered

Department of State | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Archaeologists working at a property near Frankford, Sussex County, have discovered what appears to be the site of a cemetery known to the local community to contain the remains of African Americans who lived in the area.




Women’s History Month events among special programs at the museums of the State of Delaware in March 2019

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Activities honor and celebrate women’s lives and historic achievements.




Underground Railroad exhibit to open at the New Castle Court House Museum on Feb. 23, 2019

Historical and Cultural Affairs | New Castle County | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Exhibit-opening on Feb. 23, 2019 to include a lecture, historical re-enactment and music