Delaware may be on the smaller end of our Southern states, but the First State does not lack any Southern charm. You'll find the DuPont estate and powder yards, exceptional craft beer, and even scenic beaches when you take a trip up the coastline.
Top 10 Things To Do In Delaware
1. Winterthur Museum
Check out Wilmington’s collection of decorative arts, and roam sixty acres of lush gardens.
2. Air Mobility Command Museum
This Dover museum is the only one in the U.S. dedicated to airlift and air refueling history. Fly any of the museum’s 30 aircrafts in a flight simulator.
3. Rehoboth Beach
This one-square-mile town has one of the best boardwalks in the U.S.
4. Dogfish Head Brewpub
While in Rehoboth, stop for a pint of Delaware’s favorite beer.
5. Nemours Mansion
The magnificent Wilmington-based duPont family estate has 102 rooms and 100 acres of sculpture-filled gardens.
6. World Café Live at the Queen; Wilmington, DE
The empty historic Queen Theater reopened as a vibrant musical venue and restaurant spot after a $25 million renovation.
7. Wilmington’s Riverfront District
Check out a Blue Rocks baseball game at Frawley Stadium, and enjoy scenic views of the Christina River.
8. Hagley Museum and Library
The only Smithsonian affiliate in DE, you’ll find the duPont black powder yards in Greenville.
9. Grand Opera House
It’s worth a visit to see the renovations alone on this 1871 Wilmington landmark.
10. Cape Henlopen State Park
Enjoy picnicking, swimming, or surf-fishing on this beach in Lewes.