Office’s programs help to preserve Delaware’s historic places and unique cultural identity.
First State National Historical Park to hold public meeting on March 8, 2017 in New Castle.
Designation encourages successful preservation programs and practices.
National Park Service now accepting applications for National Maritime Heritage Grants.
National Park Service grant helped support the repairs.
Legislation passed in Congress in December 2014; awaiting President Obama’s signature.
Grant-application process to be administered by the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs’ State Historic Preservation Office.
By: Jesse Zanavich, Architectural Historian Delaware State Historic Preservation Office With the cold weather here and utility bills on the rise, many historic homeowners may be wondering what they can do to cost-effectively weatherize their homes. But before spending big money to replace your older windows (see Figure 1), first consider a home energy audit. […]
By Alice Guerrant It’s important every so often to step back and evaluate what you’ve done so that you can see if you need to change something. Every five years, the State Historic Preservation Office leads the effort to produce a new statewide historic preservation plan. This is our chance as historic preservationists to ask […]