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Kalmar Nyckel Foundation

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Kalmar Nyckel Foundation

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1124 E 7th St, Wilmington, DE 19801-4502
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Wilmington Station15 min
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Brandywine Valley Tour with Private Driver
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Brandywine Valley Tour with Private Driver
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Experience the Brandywine Valley on this private driving tour to Chester County, Pennsylvania from Philadelphia. Travel over rolling hills to this suburban Philadelphia location and experience the wonderful attractions it offers. Choose from places like Longwood Gardens, Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, Brandywine River Museum, the Nemours Mansion and Gardens and the Rockwood Museum and Park, to name a few. Also, visit wineries, enjoy a delicious lunch (own expense, recommendations offered) and/or tour the Brandywine Battlefield, a National Historical Landmark. Philadelphia hotel pickup and drop-off included.
$581.34 per adult
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Greg G wrote a review Mar 2020
Kauai, Hawaii19 contributions4 helpful votes
Going to the foundation is a building in front of the wharf. There is a mildly interesting video, and upstairs is a collection of pretty nice ship models. That's it, though. Entrance to the museum does not get you anywhere near the actual ship, and the ship was what we really
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Date of experience: March 2020
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najtaek1 wrote a review Sep 2019
Edinburgh, United Kingdom58 contributions19 helpful votes
We arrived to see the ship and exhibits but it had closed early due to a private function. The director arrived as Roth’s receptionist was explaining this but she said we could come in anyway. The exhibits are very interesting and the view of the ship from upstairs was amazing.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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vickihH5525QY wrote a review Sep 2019
quakertown, United States7 contributions
While the captains, crew and volunteers were very friendly, the ride was slow and not what I expected. There were not enough winds and sails really didn't do much and had to use motor for most of ride.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Lizzy wrote a review Aug 2019
Wilmington, Delaware31 contributions3 helpful votes
Meticulously hand built, this reproduction 17th century ship is available for tours and occasional sails. The original Kalmar Nyckel brought Swedish and Finnish settlers to Delaware in the 1600's.
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Date of experience: October 2018
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Anthony R wrote a review Jun 2019
Wilmington, Delaware967 contributions107 helpful votes
Tiny Delaware often suffers from an identity crisis. We natives immediately recognize iconic symbols like the Blue Hen, Caesar Rodney, or the Tri State Male water tower. But what do others see and think “Delaware?” Well I suggest the Kalmar Nyckel. It’s image is atop the
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Date of experience: June 2019
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