• New Castle Court House - NPS

    First State

    National Monument DE,PA

Directions

Directions to our partners at:

Dover Green
From New York, Philadelphia and north: From I-95 S, take SR-1 S. Take exit 98 for SR-8 (toward Downtown Dover/Little Creek). Turn right onto N Little Creek Rd (SR-8). Turn left onto S State St. The Green is ahead.

From Washington D.C and west: Take US-50 E; Take US-301 N toward Wilmington. Turn right onto MD-302/Barclay Rd. MD-302/Barclay Rd becomes Arthursville Rd/SR-11. Turn right onto SR-44/Main Street. Turn left onto SR-8/Halltown Rd. Turn right onto S State Street. The Green is ahead.

GPS: The Green, Dover, DE 19901


New Castle Court House Museum
From New York, Philadelphia and north: From I-95 S, take exit 5A, follow SR-141 east to SR-273, turn left on SR 273, turn slight right onto Delaware Street. 211 Delaware Street is on the left.

From Washington D.C and south: Take I-95. Leave I-95 at Exit 5. Turn right onto SR-141. Follow SR-141 to SR-273. Turn left on SR-273. Turn slight right onto Delaware Street. 211 Delaware Street is on the left.

GPS: 211 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

Woodlawn:
For information about Woodlawn, please visit our partners at Delaware's Brandywine Creek State Park, which is adjacent to Woodlawn.

From I-95 north and south, exit at US-202 N/Concord Pike. Turn left onto SR-92. SR-92 turns left on Ramsey Road. Follow SR-92 to Adams Dam Road. Turn left on Adams Dam Road. Brandywine Creek State Park will be on your left.

GPS: 47 Adams Dam Rd Wilmington, DE 19807
(302) 577-3534; http://www.destateparks.com/park/brandywine-creek/directions/index.asp

Did You Know?

Detail of the US Constitution, featuring the text

On December 7, 1787, Delaware became the first of the 13 former colonies to ratify the United States Constitution, laying claim to the “First State.”