Exhibits

Exhibits of The Lewes Historical Society:

Historic Lewes, Delaware-

Located at the Hiram Rodney Burton House at the Lewes Historic Complex, 110 Shipcarpenter Street
Open Monday- Friday
10am-4pm

Enjoy an overview of Lewes history– from the 1600s through the 20th century– at the Society’s newest permanent exhibit, “Historic Lewes, Delaware.”  Both well-known and lesser-known stories come to light about Lewes and the Revolution, southern Delaware and Civil War and the changing face of the town in the 1900s.

50 Years of Cape May- Lewes Ferry-

Located in the Ellegood House at the Lewes Historic Complex, 110 Shipcarpenter Street
Open Monday- Friday
10am-4pm

Celebrate 50 years of the Ferry in this retrospective of previous attempts to cross the bay, the struggle on both sides to start service in the 1950s and 1960s, and some of the memorable moments that have occurred n the waters between Cape May and Lewes since 1964.

For more information, call 302-645-7670.