Operating Hours & Seasons
First State National Monument is a new national park area. Right now, it has no National Park Service facilities. Programming and events will be done through our partners: The Delaware Division of Historical & Cultural Affairs and the Delaware State Parks.
Old Courthouse Museum
Wednesday - Saturday: 10:00 - 3:30
Sunday: 1:30 - 4:30 Sunday
Closed on state holidays.
First State Heritage Park Welcome Center and Galleries:
Monday - Friday: 8:00 - 4:30
Saturday: 9:00 - 3:30
Sunday: 1;30 - 4:30
Woodlawn Tract (open 8:00 - Dusk)
Brandywine Creek State Park
Monday - Friday: 8:00 - 4:00
Open seven days a week from April until October.
Did You Know?
Peter Minuit—formerly director general of the Dutch New Netherland colony—led Swedish colonists to present day Wilmington, Delaware, and established New Sweden on the Christina River.