Exhibits, Events and Programs

  1. Tue May 28

    White Glove Evenings a the Museum Visit after hours from an up-close-and personal look at our museum archives. Hear the stories behind the objects. White gloves provided for handling objects. Adults
  2. Sun Jun. 9

    Feathery Fashions Check out our collection of family hats and purses worn by the Bringhurst ladies featuring feathers, embroidery and trims. Make your own hat with feathers and trim. Finish with a tour of the mansion. Registration required. Ages 14-Adults
  3. Sat Jun. 29

    Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Festival Presented by WSFS Bank Fireworks presented by Capano Management You are invited to the Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park on June 29 from 12-9 p.m. The Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Festival is celebration of old-fashioned fun for the whole family. This year’s festival features the best local ice cream vendors, food, local music stage, kids activities, historic demonstrations, vintage marketplace by First State Flea, hot air balloon, FIREWORKS at dusk, and more. Tickets are $5. Kids 12 and under are free with the purchase of an adult ticket. Free parking and shuttle from the Rockwood Office Park, 501 Carr Road.
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  1. Philip Nord

    Park & Museum Director

  2. Physical Address
    4651 Washington St. Extension
    Wilmington, DE 19809

    Mailing Address
    610 Shipley Road
    Wilmington, DE 19809

    Phone: (302) 761-4340


    (302) 761-1722

Find more events and programs in the Happenings Guide.