Town commons was laid out by the Dutch in the 1650s.
Landmark is situated on the approximate site of the first permanent European settlement in Delaware.
Outdoor, family-fun night also includes activities, music and food.
2016 Bamberger Historic Preservation Award recognizes improvements to four state-owned historic properties in New Castle.
Ceremony coincides with the announcement of a $71,500 grant for archaeological investigations at the New Castle site.
A wealth of historic sites are open for visitation.
Partnership between the division, First State National Historical Park and Kalmar Nyckel Foundation made re-opening possible.
State invested $350,000 for projects at the New Castle Court House Museum, Arsenal, Academy and Green.
The theme of the 2016 campaign is “3 Minutes Can Save a Life: Get Screened. Get Help. Get Healthy.”
Professional artist provides guests with step-by-step instruction.