First State Passport Stamps

Various First State NHP passport stamps

Along with the 400+ other units in the National Park Service, First State National Historical Park participates in the "Passport to Your National Parks" program.

Since First State National Historical Park consists of six sites throughout the state, there are six site-specific stamps to accompany the locations. The locations are listed below, with their addresses and website's. Please note that from site to site there are different hours of operations.

In addition, multiple sites have the commemorative Underground Railroad Network to Freedom stamp. Further information about the stories that connect these sites to the larger, national Underground Railroad Network to Freedom program is below.


Brandywine Creek State Park Nature Center
41 Adams Dam Road, Wilmington, DE 19803
  • Brandywine Valley

Old Swedes Historic Site (This stamp is available on a pre-stamped paper with reservation.)
606 North Church Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
  • Old Swedes Church
  • Fort Christina (This stamp is located at Fort Christina Memorial Day to Labor Day)
    • This stamp is not currently available.
  • Click here to make your reservation.

New Castle Court House Museum (This stamp is available on a pre-stamped paper with reservation.)
211 Delaware Street, New Castle, DE 19720
  • New Castle Court House Museum
  • National Park Service Centennial
  • Underground Railroad Network to Freedom
  • Call 302-323-4453 to make your reservation.

The Arsenal (This stamp is available on a pre-stamped paper.)

30 Market Street, New Castle, DE 19720
  • The Green
  • Junior Ranger (This stamp is occasionally taken to special events at other sites so please make sure to call ahead to guarantee the stamp is there during your visit.)

25 The Green, Dover, DE 19901
  • The Green
  • Underground Railroad Network to Freedom

John Dickinson Plantation
340 Kitts Hummock Road, Dover, DE 19901
  • John Dickinson Plantation
  • Underground Railroad Network to Freedom
 
Silhouette of Harriet Tubman in front of a star
 
First State NHP Virtual Visit Cancellation Stamp
Virtual Visit 2020 Passport Stamp
Congratulations!!! You found our hidden Virtual Park Stamp! Please feel free to download it. If you need help send us an e-mail and one of our park rangers will assist you.

Last updated: September 15, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

New Castle Court House Museum
Attn: First State NHP
211 Delaware Street

New Castle, DE 19720

Phone:

(302) 544-6363
This phone number is not staffed. 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. If you are visiting one of the six sites, and need specific information, please refer to the "Places to Go" page for phone numbers and addresses of each site.

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