Audience participation program on Alexander Hamilton at Dover, Del.’s Old State House on July 12, 2018
Program to include a re-enactment of the July 11, 1804 duel between Alexander Hamilton and political rival Aaron Burr which resulted in Hamilton’s passing on July 12, 1804.
Delaware Senate passes concurrent resolution recognizing the Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs’ accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums
Accreditation is the highest recognition afforded to museums in the United States.
Programs on quill-pen writing, Alexander Hamilton and a murder mystery to be featured.
“Delaware Railroads: Elegant Travel and Timely Transport” exhibit to open at Lewes, Del.’s Zwaanendael Museum on July 7, 2018
Exhibit explores the history of rail travel and transport in the First State.
A new anthology of essays and lectures published by the Delaware Heritage Commission explores the life and career of John Dickinson, whose influential role as a colonial patriot and statesman of the early Republic earned him the nickname “Penman of the Revolution.”