Ongoing, Wilmington Campus
Between the Rivers, Walking Tours of Wilmington's Historic District - the Delaware Historical Society is pleased to offer reserved guided tours of Wilmington's historic Market Street.


 October  2018



Sunday, October 7, 2018, 2:00 Wine & Cheese Reception | 3:00 p.m. Concert
Mélomanie Provocative Pairings of Early & Contemporary Works
Old Town Hall

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon in an intimate setting for Baroque & contemporary music for the first concert of Mélomanie's new season! Details.


Saturday, October 13, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Shakespeare, Poe & Fiends
Old Town Hall

Enjoy dramatic readings from dark selections in Old Town Hall - a fun way to join in the Halloween spirit.


Saturday, October 20, 2018, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Research Library, Open Research

Saturday, October 20, 2018
FREE for Teachers!
Read House & Gardens, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Delaware History Museum, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Teachers, did you know that you can visit the Delaware History Museum in Wilmington and the Read House & Gardens in New Castle free of charge on the third Saturday of every month? When you visit, just have proof of employment to enjoy the Society's current and permanent exhibitions. See you there!


Saturday, October 20, thru December 15, 2018
Improv 101 and 102
Eight 2-hour classes
Delaware History Museum

The first week of eight-weeks to learn or improve on your improv skills! Details.


Thursday, October 25, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Annual Meeting of the Delaware Historical Society
Delaware History Museum

Business meeting and program for members, donors and trustees followed by a reception. Details.


Please visit as more programs are added to the Society's schedule!






Delaware History Museum   |  Mitchell Center for African American Heritage   |   Old Town Hall   |   Research Library   |   Willingtown Square    |   Read House & Gardens  

(302) 655-7161
505 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
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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.