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ArCH Field Days help students learn about historic preservation

Written on: May 15th, 2019 in ArchaeologyNewsPreservation

Program designed to meet Next Generation science standards as well as Common Core state standards for art and history.


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Division to sponsor five special events during May 2019

Written on: April 26th, 2019 in EventsMuseumsNews

Dover Days, A Day in Old New Castle and the Zwaanendael Maritime Festival among programs to be offered.


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Division to sponsor 14 special events during April 2019

Written on: March 20th, 2019 in EventsMuseumsNews

Highlights include programs on the artist who created “His Master’s Voice,” the bombardment of Lewes and a festival at Fort Christina.


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“The Rising Sun: The U.S. Constitution”: The Old State House’s Coffee-Hour Lecture Series to take place in April 2019

Written on: March 19th, 2019 in EventsMuseumsNews

Fun and thought-provoking Constitutional programs to take place on April 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2019.


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National Women’s History Month events among eight special programs at division museums during March 2019

Written on: February 20th, 2019 in EventsMuseumsNews

Activities honor and celebrate women’s lives and historic achievements.


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Presidents Day program on George Washington’s 110 rules of civility at The Old State House on Feb. 17, 2019

Written on: February 8th, 2019 in EventsMuseumsNews

Program explores Washington’s 110 Rules of Civility and Decent Behavior and discusses how they were practiced by subsequent American presidents together with their relevance to contemporary American politics.


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African American History Month programs among 13 special events at division museums during February 2019

Written on: January 24th, 2019 in EventsMuseumsNews

Highlights include programs on the Underground Railroad, Black recording artists and record labels from the early 20th century, and First African Baptist Church cemeteries in Philadelphia.


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Division to sponsor seven special events during January 2019

Written on: December 19th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Highlights include activities celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, early jazz and the Avery’s Rest archaeological site.


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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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“The Old State House: A True Restoration 1976-2016” display now on view

Written on: November 27th, 2018 in MuseumsNews

Display explores preservation work that has been conducted since Delaware’s first permanent capitol building in Dover was restored to its original appearance in 1976.


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