Fort Delaware Museum of Colonial History

Period-dressed interpreters discuss and demonstrate the daily lives of the first European settlers in the Upper Delaware River Valley and their place in local and early American Revolutionary War history.  Learn about and experience lacksmithing, candle making, farming, cabin keeping, musketry and military drills, cannon firings, textiles, and more.  Modern restrooms, gift shop, and picnic pavilion on site.  Lectures, reenactments, sutlers—something different every weekend from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Call ahead for schedule and special events.

Student day field trip program available weekdays from mid-May through mid-June. See website for details.

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Latitude: 41.615092 Longitude: -75.056421 Elevation: 751 ft

Seasons Open

Memorial Day through Labor Day

Hours Open

Sat & Sun through June; then Fri, Sat, Mon 10-5 & Sun 12-5 through Labor Day

Fees

Child $4, Audlt $7, Senior $5, Family $20

Accessibility Notes

Primarily ground-level activities, some steps involved with a few interpretive areas.

Pet Friendly Notes

No pets please, as there may be resident animals on site such as chickens, sheep, or rabbits.

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