Rotating exhibitions at the Delaware History Museum, Jane and Littleton Mitchell Center for African American Heritage Gallery, Old Town HallResearch Library, and Willingtown Square Gallery in Wilmington and the Read House & Gardens in New Castle explore significant topics in Delaware history.

Delaware History Museum, DeWees/Thronson Foundations Gallery:

Collecting Wilmington: Perspective, Place & Memory
Wednesday - Sunday, 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
504 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801

Collecting Wilmington: Perspective, Place, & Memory is a series of five culminating exhibits, opening from September 2019 – April 2020.  The exhibit highlights items from the Paul Preston Davis Collection of Delawareana, an important and vast collection of rare business trade cards, photography, African Americana, print materials, and commemorative objects. 


Willingtown Square Gallery:

Looking Back, Moving Foward  150 Years at the Delaware Historical Society
Monday, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m., Tuesday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Every 3rd Saturday of the month, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
505 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801

A look at 150 years of Society history through words, objects and images. Details.

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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