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Delaware History Museum

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Celebrate Delaware!

A great little museum demonstrating life in Delaware from the 1600's through today. Learn about natives who were here before European settlement. Celebrate the many Delawareans... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 24, 2013
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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

A great little museum demonstrating life in Delaware from the 1600's through today. Learn about natives who were here before European settlement. Celebrate the many Delawareans who went on to succeed in politics, social reform and scientific revolution. See how railways and waterways led to economic boon. Celebrate the First State in this well-laid out, conveniently located museum!

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Middletown, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

We took our home school group here in September and did two of their programs. The kids loved the hands on experience and the staff was very knowledgable

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Hockessin, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

This hidden gem is great form anyone wanting to learn about history of the area. It has some great exhibits that are not only interesting but educational. Its location also make it a not miss attraction for anyone in the downtown area.

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