Trick-or-treaters invited to the governor’s home on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Activities will include tours of the home, games and crafts.
Activities feature two special programs that explore 18th-century trades and pastimes that might have taken place at the property during the lifetime of the “Penman of the Revolution.”
Halloween programs, 18th century trades and William Penn Day among the events to be presented.
Union Jack once flew over HMS Sheffield, a guided-missile destroyer that was later sunk in the 1982 Falklands War.
Programs on Delaware’s Lenape and Nanticoke Indian tribes to be featured.
Exhibit examines the 17th-century struggle for control of New Castle, Del. by the Dutch, Swedes and English.
Highlights include programs on inventors in the sound-recording industry, a historic murder mystery and Dr. Who
Free outdoor, family-fun night also includes activities, music and food on the grounds of one of Delaware’s most historic estates.
Improvements slated to take place in late summer/early fall 2017.