Take A Ferry Back In Time When You Visit This Civil War Prison Island In Delaware

If you’re looking for an activity in Delaware that’s fun for kids and adults of all ages, visit Fort Delaware! This shuttered Civil War era prison is located on an island in the Delaware Bay, and a trip here is like a trip into the past.

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Find the full calendar of events on the Fort Delaware website.

Address: 45 Clinton Street, Delaware City, DE, 19706

To learn more about the hauntings of the Fort, read This Abandoned Fort In Delaware Is One Of The Most Haunted Places In The World.