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Archaeological project to begin in historic New Castle

Written on: May 15th, 2019 in ArchaeologyHistoric SitesNewsUncategorized

Archaeological investigation seeks to find evidence of the fort originally built by Dutch settlers in 1651.


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Buena Vista Spring Open House on Saturday, April 13, 2019

Written on: April 9th, 2019 in EventsHistoric SitesNews

One-day-only event showcases one of Delaware’s most historic homes


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Public input sought for Brandywine Creek Greenway

Written on: March 25th, 2019 in Historic SitesNewsPreservation

Public meetings and online survey seek input on a plan to preserve and enhance the natural, cultural, historic, recreational resources and trails surrounding the Brandywine Creek in Delaware.


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History museums and historic sites urged to complete national survey

Written on: March 25th, 2019 in Historic SitesMuseumsNews

American Association for State and Local History Survey seeks data on visitation to historic sites and organizations across the United States and Canada.


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New Castle Green street lamp repaired

Written on: February 19th, 2019 in Historic SitesNews

Old lamp given a complete overall.


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Museums of the State of Delaware 2018–2019 winter-holiday schedule

Written on: December 18th, 2018 in Historic SitesMuseumsNews

Enjoy the season and learn about the First State’s many contributions to the history and culture of the United States.


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State of Delaware to acquire historic property at Cooch’s Bridge, the site of the state’s only Revolutionary War battle

Written on: December 12th, 2018 in Historic SitesNewsPreservation

Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs to administer the home and surrounding property at the heart of the site.


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Buena Vista Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018

Written on: December 5th, 2018 in EventsHistoric SitesNews

Event to feature decorations and children’s craft activities, plus self-guided tours of the home and refreshments.


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Recent capital improvement projects at the Buena Vista conference center

Written on: October 24th, 2018 in Historic SitesNewsPreservation

Part of a master planning process designed to safeguard the property’s historical integrity and improve visitors’ experiences.


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Division to sponsor 21 special events during September 2018

Written on: August 22nd, 2018 in EventsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Native-American programming, Chautauqua shows and surviving the London Blitz among activities to be presented.


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