23420 Sussex Highway
Seaford, DE 19973
Phone: (302) 628-5400
Fax: (302) 629-2221
Owned by the Seaford Historical Society, this 20-acre plantation features a brick, Italian Villa-style mansion, granary, carriage house, barns, a corn crib, ham house, restored honeymoon cottage, and Delaware's only documented log slave quarters.
In operation since 1885, this mill produces Dove flour, corn meal and buckwheat pancake mix. It still has the original corn stone in use to create products sold commercially today. Tours are offered by appointment on Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Among about a dozen churches along the Atlantic Coast to survive unaltered since America's pre-Revolutionary period, Old Christ Church has never had plumbing, heat, or electricity. There is a monthly Sunday service at the church at 9:30 beginning the first Sunday of May to the first Sunday of October. Tours may be given after the service.
This pristine park is located right on the shores of the Nanticoke River. The park is also known for its monument to Captain John Smith, who passed through the area while he was navigating Chesapeake Bay on his exploration of North America.
Home of Possum Point Players a play production group that puts on different performances each year.
Collection of the trees of all fifty-one states is on display during regular College hours.
The San Domingo School is a significant school site and occupies immense monumental value. It was constructed in 1919, and concentrated on providing education to the younger generation of the African-American community. This school facilitated opening up of different educational avenues for the African-Americans in Wicomico County.
Abbott's Mill, located in Sussex County, is a historic landmark and feature on the National Register of Historic Places. The nature center offers guided tours of the complex that includes an old grist mill. Several activities are held within the tour to help improve the learning process and make the visit even more interesting.
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery is known for their extensive craft beers. Some of their selection are rarest of the lot, some are seasonal and others are available throughout the year. They also brew beers which are exclusive to pubs and Black & Red, Golden Era, etc are their hiatus brews. A tour of this state-of-the-art brewery gets one acquainted with the process of beer making and also lets guests sample the brews. Patrons can refill their growlers here or even buy pints to enjoy them at home. The brewery also houses a bar which is a perfect place to meet friends and sample a few beers along with delicious eats.
This complex located in Harrington features 1,000 slot machines, a year-round simulcast horse-racing parlor, a bar, buffet and caf
Built for Colonel Isacc and Ann Handy in 1741 and is a typical 18th-century Eastern Shore plantation house; noted for its interior paneling. May thru September.
The Milford Museum housed in a former post office building, gives us an idea of the history of Milford city and its beginnings on the Mispillion River. The museum has a huge collection of spoons, coins and novelties from a bygone era. Some of the exhibits explain the architecture, early settlements and interesting articrafts. The museum gives you a look at the rich heritage of the city's varied architecture and settlements. The display of the antique doll collection and informative photographs are not to be missed out. Guided tours are available and the in house library explains in detail the rich history of Delaware state.