Whittle The Afternoon Away At This Southern Delaware Heritage Museum

Even when you think you’ve done everything in Delaware, there’s always something waiting to be discovered. Down in Sussex County, there’s an impressive collection of maritime artifacts, stories, photographs, and history just begging to be explored. Your visit to the charming and quaint maritime museum in Bethel is sure to be the most interesting family day trip you plan this summer.

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Address: 312 First Street, Bethel, DE, 19931

Hours: 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

If you love the idea of exploring Delaware’s maritime collections, check out the Fascinating Shipwreck Museum In Delaware For A Unique Glimpse Into The Past. You never know just what you’ll discover when you dive deep into Delaware’s seafaring history.