Operating Hours & Seasons

 

New Castle County

 
Woodlawn Tract.
Woodlawn Tract.

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Beaver Valley
All recreational areas and trails are open daily, sunrise to sunset.
*For the Beaver Valley cancellation stamp and additional information about the area, visit the Brandywine Creek State Park Nature Center on Adams Dam road.

 
Fort Christina Monument.
The monument at Fort Christina.

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Fort Christina
Regular hours are Memorial Day to Labor Day, Tuesday - Saturday.
Outside of peak season, Fort Christina is open on special request and for large tour groups who are coordinating visits with the Kalmar Nyckel and Old Swedes Church. Please send any questions to firststate@nps.gov

 
Old Swedes Church
Old Swedes Church.

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Old Swedes Church
Open Wednesday-Saturday; hours vary day-to-day and seasonally.

 
New Castle Court House
New Castle Court House.

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New Castle Court House Museum
Tuesday - Saturday: 10 am – 4:30 pm, and Sunday: 1:30 – 4:30 pm
For more information on tours and exhibits visit New Castle Court House Museum's website.

 

Kent County

 
Dover
The Green, Dover.

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The Green, Dover
The Green itself is open daily, sunrise to sunset, but information on the numerous special programs and tours happening throughout the historic area can be found on First State Heritage Park's website.

 
John Dickinson Plantation
John Dickinson Plantation.

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John Dickinson Plantation

Open Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 4:30 pm, and during April - September, the museum is also open on Sundays 1:30-4:30pm. For more information visit John Dickinson Plantation's website.

 

Sussex County

 
Ryves Holt House
Ryves Holt House.

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Ryves Holt House

Open 7 days a week, April through December, 10 am–4 pm. Open Friday - Monday January - March, 10 am - 4 pm. For more information, including tour and event information, visit the Lewes Historical Society website.

**Note, Lewes Historical Society closed January 1-5, 2017.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

New Castle Court House Museum
211 Delaware Street

New Castle, DE 19720

Phone:

(302) 544-6363

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