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.


MARCH 2019



Friday, March 1, 2019, 5:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Art Loop Wilmington
Delaware History Museum

Experience Wilmington's signature arts and creative community. Guided tours available. Details.


Friday, March 8, 2019
Ah! Laissez-moy rêver...
Cantatas and Viol Music from the French Baroque

Read House & Gardens, 6:00 complimentary house tour (registration required) 7:30 p.m. concert (ticketed event) 

Meditate on the extraordinary neoclassical interiors of the Read House while you listen to dramatic music inspired by Greco-Roman myth. Details.


Saturday, March 9, 2019
Harriet Tubman Celebration with Singing & Praying Bands of Maryland & Delaware

Delaware History Museum,  Mitchell Center for African American Heritage, 2:00 p.m.

A performance of religious traditions that predates gospel, blues and jazz. Sharon Moore, Harriet Tubman reenactor, will perform during intermission. Details.


Saturday, March 16, 2019, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Research Library, Open Research


Saturday, March 16, 2019
FREE for Teachers!
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 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!


Monday, March 18, 2019
Reading Group
Research Library Meeting Room, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

This month the group will discuss Heirs of the Founders: The Epic Rivalry of Henry Clay, John Calhoun and Daniel Webster by H.W. Brands. New members welcome! Details.


Saturday, March 30, 2019, 4:00 p.m.
Mélomanie Provocative Pairings & Early Contemporary Works
Old Town Hall

In celebration of Women's History Month, enjoy a relaxing afternoon in an intimate setting for Baroque & contemporary music with Mélomanie! Details.


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

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MARCH 2019



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

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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.