Event 

Title:
Family Program: Hooray for Independence Day!
When:
Saturday, July 08, 2017  1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where:
Delaware History Museum - Wilmington
Category:
Family Program

Description

Hooray for Independence Day!On July 2, 1776, delegates from the 13 colonies met in Philadelphia to vote on declaring independence from Great Britain. Delaware founding father Caesar Rodney cast the tie-breaking vote and the resolution was passed! Discover Delaware’s important role in choosing independence and fighting for freedom during the Revolutionary War.

Join us for hands-on activities, drill like a Continental soldier, enjoy story time, and a 4th of July craft.

Fun for all ages!

Program fee is included with museum admission.
Adults $6.00; Seniors (65+)/Military/Student (with i.d.) $5.00; Children (3-18) $4.00

Free on-street parking.

Venue

Venue:
Delaware History Museum
Street:
504 N. Market Street
ZIP:
19801
City:
Wilmington
State:
DE

Description

The Delaware History Museum (1940) was originally a Woolworth's Department Store. It has been transformed into the Delaware History Museum and the Jane and Littleton Mitchell Center for African American Heritage. It features permanent and rotating exhibitions, classrooms, and meeting space.



Delaware History Museum   |  Mitchell Center for African American Heritage   |   Old Town Hall   |   Research Library   |   Willingtown Square    |   Read House & Gardens  

(302) 655-7161  deinfo@dehistory.org
505 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
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The Delaware Historical Society is the statewide, non-profit organization that explores, preserves, shares, and promotes Delaware history, heritage, and culture to strengthen our community.