Safety

Ramsey House
Ramsey House.

NPS

 
First State National Historical Park is a new national park unit. Programming and facilities are currently operated through our partners, especially the State of Delaware. Be aware that land within First State NHP is a mix of federal, state, and city land. Be careful crossing streets. Lock all valuables out of sight in your car. For more information, contact the individual sites below.

New Castle County

Beaver Valley
4501 Thompson Bridge Rd., Wilmington, DE; (302) 577-7756
Visit the Nature Center at Adjacent Brandywine Creek State Park's website for more information regarding safety and concerns.

Fort Christina

Please e-mail us with any questions regarding safety or concerns when visiting this site.

Old Swedes Church

For information on safety and concerns visit Old Swedes Church's webstie.

Historic New Castle
211 Delaware St., New Castle, DE. (302) 323-4453
For more information on safety and concerns please visit the New Castle Court House Museum's website.

Kent County

The Green, Dover
121 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Dover, DE.; (302) 739-9194
For more information on safety and concerns please visit First State Heritage Park's website.

John Dickinson Plantation

340 Kitts Hummock Road, Dover, DE
For more information on safety and concerns please visit John Dickinson Plantation's website.

Sussex County

Ryves Holt House
For more information on safety and concerns please visit the Lewes Historical Societies website.

Last updated: December 6, 2016

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

New Castle Court House Museum
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 seven 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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