Seaford Museum

View thousands of artifacts that offer a look at the natural and cultural history of Delaware. From the state's natural resources and Nanticoke Indians to the colonial settlers and present day, visitors get to learn about all kinds of local industries and prominent Delawareans that contributed to the state's history. Learn about early agriculture, shipbuilding, various industries, and even oddities of the early postal service. Hear the story of Patty Cannon, the murderess and robber whose gang terrorized the northeast for over 30 years! You'll never look at history the same way again!
 
Contact Info
Address: 203 High Street, Seaford, DE 19973. Sussex County. Tel: 302-628-9828. Email: seafordsociety@verizon.net. Website: www.seafordhistoricalsociety.com. Hrs: Thurs.-Sun. 1PM-4PM.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-2 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies. 

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