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.

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November 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017, 5:00 p.m.
Art Loop Wilmington
Delaware History Museum 

Join with other art lovers for a free, self-guided public art event. Details.


Thursday, November 9, 2017, 6:00 p.m.
Delaware and World War I: Readings and Reflections

Delaware History Museum 

Join the Delaware Historical Society's first program commemorating the 100th anniversary of the U.S. entry into World War I. Details.


Thursday, November 16, 2017, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Members' Preview
The First State at the Front: WWI and the Road to Victorious Peace Exhibition

Delaware History Museum 


Friday, November 17, 2017
The First State at the Front: WWl and the Road to Victorious Peace Exhibition opens
Delaware History Museum


Saturday, November 18, 2017, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Research Library, Open Research


Monday, November 20, 2017
Reading Group, 6:00 p.m.
Research Library Meeting Room

Join us for the next discussion on The Road to Camelot: JFK's Five-Year Campaign by Thomas OliphantDetails.


2017 Thanksgiving schedule:
Thursday, November 23, all Society sites are closed.
Friday, November 24, Society Administrative Offices and Research Library are closed.
Friday, November 24 all Society museums, including the Delaware History Museum, Mitchell Center for African American Heritage, Old Town Hall and the Read House & Gardens will be open normal hours -
click here to visit!


Saturday, November 25, 2017, 12:30 -4:00 p.m.
Family Saturday: Holiday Entertainment!
Delaware History Museum

Enjoy the Wilmington Jaycees Annual Christmas Parade, and then warm up afterwards with storytime, a screening of The Polar Express, and Christmas carols performed by the Imagination Players and Reeds Refuge! Toys and dolls from the Delaware Historical Society collections will also be on display. Museum opens at 11:00 a.m. Details.


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