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Ryves Holt House

Ryves Holt House

218 Second Street
Lewes, DE 19958
United States


38.7757754, -75.1411979


DUE TO CURRENT PUBLIC HEALTH CONCERNS, ACCESS TO EXHIBITIONS AND/OR ADVERTISED PROGRAMMING MAY BE AMENDED OR TEMPORARILY RESTRICTED. 

IF YOU ARE NOT FEELING WELL, WE ASK THAT YOU PLEASE CONSIDER RESCHEDULING YOUR VISIT FOR A TIME WHEN YOU WILL ENJOY THE EXHIBITIONS AND PROGRAMMING MORE FULLY. 

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.


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