With Delaware's limitless opportunities and discoveries, you will be able to find your own kind of fun along every twisted trail, in every museum and restaurant, and in all of the shops up and down the state.

Outdoors

For lovers of the outdoors, Delaware offers a variety of different attractions and locations so you can breathe in the fresh air and let loose. The Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course and Delmarva Board Sport Adventures will satisfy your adventurous side and are great for the whole family. If you are enthusiastic about wildlife and nature, both the DuPont Nature Center in Milford and the Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Smyrna offer an escape into the serene and beautiful wilderness of Delaware. For a more leisure time, Trap Pond State Park is ideal for outdoor fun with kayaking, trails to walk or bike, and picnic tables. 

Art & History

Beyond cherishing and enjoying the outdoors, visitors to Delaware who appreciate all things historic will find plenty to do with the state’s rich and dynamic history. Go back in time with a tour of Fort Delaware or the Old State House in Dover. Expand your knowledge of the first state and its past with a visit to the DuPont Estates, Biggs Museum of American ArtNanticoke Indian Museum, or the Zwaanendael Museum.

For travelers who seek to immerse themselves into the arts and culture that Delaware has to offer, you will find nothing short of excellence. The Bigg’s Museum of American Art features a collection of decorative and fine art, while the Delaware Art Museum showcases large collections of art and sculptures.

Shopping

Some things never go out of style, and saving money is one of them. Delaware is a haven for travelers looking to spend with its tax-free shopping. The Christiana Mall in the northern part of the state, Dover Mall in central Delaware, and the Tanger Outlet Centers at the beaches in the south have stores upon stores that will delight everyone and provide the most ideal retail therapy.

Dining

Foodies of every kind will find delight in Delaware with the large variety of restaurants to try. The Bellefonte Café, in addition to its delicious food, has a funky, artsy vibe and live music. For the freshest catch try Bluecoast Seafood Grill at the beach and if you're craving delicious mouth-watering barbecue, Maverick Texas BBQ in Smyrna is a must-try. For a guide to Delaware's top restaurants, check out the Delaware Culinary Trail.