Air Mobility Command Center

A Guide to the Trail

Begin your adventure on the Delaware History Trail today. Follow the steps below and complete the trail to receive a limited-edition book entitled "Landmarks and Legacies", which features engaging information on the history of Delaware.

Please take a moment to review the rules for completion of the Delaware History Trail.

NOTE: You must visit and obtain the code from a minimum of 6 sites in each of the 3 counties in Delaware -
New Castle County, Kent County and Sussex County.

  1. First, enter your basic contact information on the passport. (Please note, while traveling, you’ll need the passport to keep track of the location code in order
    to obtain the book.)
  2. Use the location listings for addresses and hours of operation for the Delaware History Trail sites.
  3. Next, you must visit the historical site and obtain the code which is located on the Delaware History
    Trail Sign in the left-hand corner.
  4. Once you have completed the passport with 18 sites (6 sites in each county) and entered the codes, please
    send the passport to Delaware Tourism Office by mail, or email to:

    Delaware Tourism Office
    Subject: History Trail Passport
    99 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901
    [email protected] 

Explore Historic Sites

Unique Places to Stay in Delaware

Relax with a stay you’ll never forget. From “off-centered” seaside rooms to…

Explore Delaware’s Gardens and Estates

Make a regal escape to northern Delaware. View lush, green rolling hills and…