218 Second Street
Lewes, DE 19958
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Explore the Ryves Holt House -- Delaware's Oldest -- and now part of First State National Historical Park. Lewes's early history from 1631 - 1787 is revealed here including the story of Zwanendael, the first European settlement in Delaware, the Mason & Dixon Line, and Lewes's role in the journey to ratifying the Constitution in 1787.