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Fort Miles Historical Area - Cape Henlopen State Park

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  • 15099 Cape Henlopen Dr
  • Lewes, DE 19958
  • Phone: (302) 645-0753
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Built in 1941, the massive coastal fortification was designed to defend assets along the Delaware River and Bay such as oil refineries and factories, as well as the city of Philadelphia during the Second World War. It was one of the largest and most heavily armed coastal fortifications ever built, and it was home to some of the finest cosmoliners on the east coast of the United States.

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"Delaware Goes To War" at Fort Miles at Cape Henlopen State Park

  • Location: Fort Miles Historical Area - Cape Henlopen State Park
  • Address: 15099 Cape Henlopen Dr, Lewes, DE 19958
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Step back in time with re-enactors in period uniforms. See firing demonstrations and combat exercises and learn about garrison life here during World… View Details

Delaware Goes to War Re-enactment

  • Location: Fort Miles Historical Area - Cape Henlopen State Park
  • Address: 15099 Cape Henlopen Dr, Lewes, DE 19958
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Step back in time with re-enactors in period uniforms. See firing demonstrations and combat exercises and learn about garrison life here during World… View Details

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