The Lewes Historical Society Main Campus

Nestled along the Delaware Coast where the bay meets the ocean, Lewes is steeped in history, and brimming with things to see and do. Highlights include the State of Delaware’s Zwaanendael Museum, the Lewes History Museum, the Life Saving Station Boathouse, the Cannonball House/Maritime Museum, and the Lightship Overfalls. Be sure to visit the Historical Society's Antique Shop and Gift Shop!


110 Shipcarpenter Street Lewes, DE 19958

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  • Monday: Closed

  • Tuesday: Closed

  • Wednesday: Closed

  • Thursday: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

  • Friday: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

  • Saturday: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

  • Sunday: Closed

  • Temp Outdoor Self Guided Tours

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