Welcome to the Division of Historical & Cultural Affairs

Preserving Delaware’s heritage and showcasing the historic legacy of our state are the guiding principles of our agency. Through active historic preservation efforts, engaging educational programs, stimulating exhibits, and superior customer service, the Division is committed to enhancing Delaware’s quality of life by helping people connect with those aspects of our past that have made this state what it is today.


Where do you want to go?


• Visit our Museums & Historic Sites

• Historic Preservation (State Historic Preservation Office)

• The Newsroom

• Education Center

• Exhibits & Collections

• State Conference Centers

• Archaeology Corner

• In the Gardens

• This Day in Delaware History