ONGOING EVENTS & EXHIBITS
Exhibit — "The Civil War in New Castle on the Delaware: A Story of Kinship, Conflict and Politics, 1861-1865"
April 9, 2011 – December 31, 2011
This exhibit explores the lives of New Castle's soldiers, their families and other residents during this tumultuous time in Delaware. Open weekends, 1 to 4 p.m. Free admission.
New Castle Historical Society, Old Library Museum, 40 East Third Street, New Castle, DE
Exhibit — "An Oath of Allegiance to the Republic: the du Ponts and the Civil War"
April 30, 2011 – January 1, 2012
Presented by Wilmington Trust
This exhibit explores the roles played by du Pont family members, E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co., and the local community in response to the Civil War, the most devastating conflict Americans have ever seen.
Hagley Museum and Library, 200 Hagley Rd, Wilmington, DE
UPCOMING ONE-TIME EVENTS
None at present.