Read House & Gardens will be closed on Friday January 24, 2020 for staff training and will resume normal hours of operation Saturday, January 25 at 10 a.m.

The Research Library will be closed as of December 24th through the end of January for planning and special projects. It will be open by appointment only and on Saturday, January 18th, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience and welcome you to visit again in February.


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The Delaware Historical Society is the statewide, non-profit organization that explores, preserves, shares, and promotes Delaware history, heritage, and culture to strengthen our community.