These 10 Hidden Gems In Delaware Hold Historic Keys To The Past

Delaware was one of the first places settled by Europeans in the 1600s, and it was the official “First State” of the United States of America. Because of this, Delaware history is full of incredible stories and places that hold keys to the past. There are a lot of landmarks in Delaware that are well known to those from the area, such as the Lightship Overfalls, the Harriet Tubman/Underground Railroad Houses, Fort DuPont and Fort Delaware, but there are also a lot of hidden gems that are off of the beaten path. Visit any of these places and find yourself stepping back in time to Delaware history like you’ve never seen it before.

Wow – what a history our small state has! Will you plan a summer trip to any of these monuments to Delaware history?