Exhibit focuses on the six simple machines (inclined plane, screw, wedge, pulley, lever, and wheel and axle) that constitute the elementary building blocks of which many more-complicated machines are composed.
EXHIBIT CLOSED March 19, 2016.
Exhibit explores His Majesty’s Sloop of War DeBraak, a British warship that was capsized and lost off the Delaware coast on May 25, 1798.
EXHIBIT CLOSED Dec. 7, 2014.
Iconic Sussex County structure helped guide mariners for more than 100 years.
Aug. 2, 2014 activities to offer fresh perspectives on Delaware history.
Several historic places are located within a 20-mile radius of Delaware’s Atlantic coast.
EXHIBIT CLOSED June 30, 2016.
American Association for State and Local History bestows two 2014 Leadership in History Awards to Delaware-Division-of-Historical-and-Cultural-Affairs-affiliated projects.
On Saturday, May 17, 2014, the New Sweden Centre is sponsoring a celebratory event marking the 375th anniversary of the arrival of Anthony, a black man later known as Antoni Swart, who was among the first colonists of New Sweden which centered on Fort Christina in present-day Wilmington, Del.