Delaware State Police Museum and Education Center, Dover 4.6 The Delaware State Police Museum was built for and dedicated to the preservation of the proud history of the Delaware State Police. § 572 Purpose of State Museum. The Fort Miles Museum. Gain an appreciation for Delaware's rich rural heritage and history as you tour our authentic 1890's Village . ‘Hop’ over to to a brewery tour. 407 Federal Street, Dover, Delaware 19901. The Delaware Art Museum offers workshops and multi-week courses in Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, Photography, Metalsmithing, Ceramics, Writing and more! To request an auxiliary aid or service please call (302) 739-5458. Art Museum Volunteers. IMAGE CREDIT: After Gustavus Hesselius Tish-Co-Han A Delaware Chief (c.1837-1844) Hand-colored lithograph from "The McKenney-Hall Portrait Gallery of American Indians" Published by J.T. While the Museum is c. The Brindled Gnu, or Blue Wildebeest, (Connochaete. The summer camp is an overnight residential camp run by the Delaware State Police and is open to children between the ages of 10 and 13 at no cost to the camper or family. New Castle Court House Museum Attn: First State NHP 211 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720 . The new Delaware Digital History Museum ( https://history.delaware.gov/delaware-digital-history-museum/ ), available on the division’s website, provides a wide variety of electronic opportunities to experience Delaware … Here, you can step inside a mid-river Civil War fort, or follow the trail to freedom for thousands of slaves on the Underground Railroad. Volunteer & Intern. Delaware Children’s Museum (Wilmington Riverfront): A great hands-on … Delaware Art Museum (Wilmington): Enjoy a pleasing perspective on American art and illustration from the 19th to the 21st century, and on the English Pre-Raphaelite movement of the mid-19th century. The Delaware Contemporary Art Museum is home to some of the most impressive contemporary art on the East Coast. The Old Presbyterian Church was built in 1790, and is a two-story, three bay square brick early Federal style meeting house. Bowen, Philadelphia New Jersey State Museum Collection Museum Purchase FA1980.49.17 You can leave a message on the park's main phone number (302-544-6363) and we will return your call as soon as possible. The second-largest of all penguins, King Penguins. The purpose of the Delaware State Museum is to: (1) Collect and preserve for the citizens of Delaware permanent exhibits of some phases of the social, cultural, industrial, agricultural and commercial life of the State and of its natural resources; On April 27, 2020, the Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs launched a new, creative platform for Delawareans to continue to engage with the history of the First State and enrich their understanding of its people, places, events and artifacts. For over 100 years, the Delaware Art Museum has served the Greater Wilmington community collecting and connecting thousands of objects to the styles and cultures of centuries past. So it is with our organization. Wilmington, DE. From hiking, camping, swimming, and fishing, to nature programs and touring historic sites, there is truly something for everyone at Delaware State Parks! – The Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame will be holding its annual public nomination event for inducting candidates for the 2020 Hall of Fame this Sunday, Nov. 10, at the Delaware State Police Troop 2 barracks. Many animals and objects are seen every day throughout Delaware, but they are frequently taken for granted. A portal for Delaware state government. George Read II House Museum, Environmental Conditions Improvements for Sustainable Collections Preservation Project June 2, 2020 The Delaware Historical Society and The Jane and Littleton Mitchell Center for African American Heritage stand in solidarity with the African American community and everyone who seeks truth and justice. Camp Barnes has remained basically unchanged, providing Delaware children with these outdoor experiences for over 50 years.