Famous as the First State to ratify the Constitution, Delaware was born out of a conflict among three world powers for dominance of the Delaware Valley. From this beginning, the region developed a distinct character that tolerated diversity in religion and national origin and valued independence.
From First Settlement to First State
Fall Events at First State NHP
Enjoy the cool, crisp fall air and vibrant fall colors at First State by visiting or attending seasonal events at any of the seven sites.
Last updated: September 20, 2018