Delaware Agricultural Museum
Delaware Agricultural Museum

Upcoming Events

 

September 22, 2018

13th Annual Family Emergency Preparedness Day

The 14th Annual Family Emergency Preparedness Day will be held at the DAMV on September 22nd from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Plan now and get help creating a disaster plan to protect your family.  There will be numerous exhibits, interactive demonstrations, emergency vehicles, and giveaways.  Admission is FREE. Hosted by DE Citizen Corps and Kent County Emergency Management.

 

October 27, 2018

GOODIES AND GOBLINS

The Delaware Agricultural Museum will hold its annual “Goodies & Goblins” event at the Delaware Ag Museum on Saturday, October 27th, from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.  Children in costumes will enjoy “Trick or Treating” in our authentic 1890s Village and competing in a costume contest.  Costume contest judging is from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. with winners being announced and prizes awarded at 6:15. This event is sponsored by Kiwanis of Dover. Admission is $1 per person.

 

A Farmer’s Christmas

December 1, 2018

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday at the Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village December 1, 2018 from 1 to 5 p.m.  The Museum and Village is transformed through the hard work of our volunteers into a Christmas wonderland.  In the main building, young visitors can try their hand at a variety of holiday crafts such as paper quilling, bead wreaths and yarn dolls, or they can visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus.  Young and old can enjoy sipping hot mulled cider while listening to a variety of holiday musical performances or observing the many artisans demonstrating their crafts.  After enjoying all of the activities inside the Museum, visitors can take a stroll down the “Avenue of Trees” (consisting of over 40 decorated trees) and step back in time as they step outside and enter our authentic 1890’s village.  In the Village they will hear carolers singing traditional Christmas music; see a live nativity scene at the church; enjoy the aroma of cookies baking in the farmhouse wood-stove oven; watch a blacksmith hard at work in the blacksmith shop and be captivated by ghost stories being told at the train station.  Great fun for all ages.  Museum members admitted free; nonmembers pay regular museum admission ($3 to $7)

Where to Find Us:

Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village
866 N Dupont Hwy
Dover, DE 19901
 

Daily Hours: 

Tues. to Sat. 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sunday & Monday

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