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Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts

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Address: 200 S Madison St, Wilmington, DE 19801-5110
Phone Number: 302-656-6466
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Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thu - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Awesome wedding reception!

This was a beautiful venue for the wedding reception. The atmosphere was extremely conducive! Lots to look at. The food was extraordinary! Highly recommend it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 1, 2016
shercolette
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Mechanicsville, Virginia
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Mechanicsville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

This was a beautiful venue for the wedding reception. The atmosphere was extremely conducive! Lots to look at. The food was extraordinary! Highly recommend it!

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1 Thank shercolette
Wilmington, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

Enjoy and looking around. I love art. Walking and looks very happy interested artist's creative. Wow.

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1 Thank Freakyskull
Wilmington, DE
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Fabulous, constantly changing exhibits. If you don't like one, go back in a couple months---something else will be there,

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Middletown, Delaware, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

A great museum. Constantly changing and challenging exhibits by talented local and regional artists. Host location for Wilmingtons first Friday Art Loop. Free admission. Lunch and learn.

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WILMINGTON,DE
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This cool little museum seems to fly under the radar ... unfamiliar & perhaps somewhat intimidating to the average area suburbanite, DCCA is a great showcase for area artists and the arts. Located near the riverfront, it hosts great 1st Fridays, fab second Wednesdays & killer shopping at their seasonal arts shows & truck shows. This is where you find... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Consistently produces current plays and readings by quality, sometimes name actors, rendered in a professional manner. I have never witnessed an amateurish production. The area is indeed fortunate to have--and to attract--such talent. I never miss a season.

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Winchester, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Thought the musuem was larger with more exhibits. We were only there for about 1/2 hour and that was really stretching it out. Do not park in any spaces that are not marked for the museum or you will get a warning (like we did) not to park in the lot beside the museum.

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North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The center was recommended by at staff member at another area attraction. He had told us that we would either love or hate it. We choose to ck it out as we are interested in a variety of art forms. The museum is not large so you might be able to spend an hour or so. Great location as its... More 

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Great, small, FREE museum (those are my favorite kinds!) The various exhibits were colorful, wild, provocative, unusual, thought-provoking; yes, anything but boring. Listen to the other reviewers; leave the kids home! However, I do not consider anything I saw pornography; to me, it's ART.

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

Easy building to find with GPS with plenty of parking if you go on the weekend. We went on a Saturday afternoon and it was easy to walk around. There was a neat outdoor exhibit one story high made with colorful plastic milk crates. That right there says why modern art is exercise for the brain. It shows the uniqueness... More 

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