16 Historical Landmarks You Must Visit in Delaware
Delaware was the foundation for much of our nation, and even though our state is small, historic sites are significant in our landscape. Records of the three counties of Delaware, which still remain today, date back to 1683, leaving over 300 years of legacy in historical landmarks and monuments.
Sure, you can read about them in a book or online. But better yet, you can go visit them in person and get a feel for what it was really like way back when.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
So for the history buffs out there, we know that you have other Delaware history landmarks that you like to visit. What are your favorites?
Katy is a life-long Delaware resident who grew up on a small grain farm and spent her summers enjoying time at the beach. A full time public relations professional by day and a content specialist with OIYS at night, Katy loves sharing her love of her home state with fellow Delawareans and others. Loves: local food, dachshunds, horseshoe crabs, hiking, farmers markets, bourbon.
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