Event commemorates the 337th anniversary of Penn’s disembarkment at New Castle, his first landing in the New World.
Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs to sponsor 17 special events during October 2019
Programs on America’s maritime heritage; Enrico Caruso; and Shakespeare, Poe and Fiends to be featured.
“Delaware’s Maritime Heritage” lecture series at Lewes’ Zwaanendael Museum in September and October 2019
Series features Bill Manthorpe, retired U.S. Navy captain and author.
“Caesar Rodney in His Own Words” Historical play at the New Castle Court House Museum on Sept. 22, 2019
Historical play about the Delaware patriot by museum historic-site interpreter David Price.
The civil rights movement, the Vietnam War, the space program and rock ‘n’ roll will be among the 1960s-era events explored during the 2019 Chautauqua tent shows.