Delaware Historical Society is pleased to offer reserved guided tours of
Wilmington's historic Market Street for groups of six or more.

Join us in exploring Wilmington, Delaware - a city that honors it's past and looks to the future!


For whom:
Groups of six or more, by advance reservation
Regularly scheduled tours are not available at the present time. 

We will try to schedule your tour at a time that is convenient for your group.
Final confirmation depends on availability of our tour guides.

A typical tour covers the area between 3rd and Market Street and Rodney Square, approximately one-mile round trip—1½ hours.

Optional extended walks cover the area between the Christina waterfront at Tubman-Garrett Park and the Brandywine River just beyond the Hercules Building, approximately two miles round trip (2¼ hours). There is no extra charge for extended walking tours. 

Cost:  $6.00 per person:  minimum $60.00 per group. 

Armchair tours:
A 40-minute slide presentation on the history of Market Street is available at the Delaware Historical Society's Research Library or your location. Separate pricing applies.

Call 302-295-2388 or email:

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505 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
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