The stories told in the museums of Delaware are in many ways the stories of us all, and of the entire nation. Whether the topic is America’s Colonial legacy, its military and industrial might, or its evolving cultural ideals, Delaware museums offer a unique viewpoint and some rare treasures – whether it’s the unique collection of soup tureens at Winterthur, or some of the earliest recording devices on display at the Johnson Victrola Museum. Here...
Guide to Delaware’s Art Galleries
Art can be inspirational and transformative. Delaware has always been a place that embraces the artistic side. That’s clear when you visit the fun (and sometimes funky) galleries that are clustered in art-centric towns such as Rehoboth Beach, Milford, Wilmington and Greenville.
Take time to explore some of the top museums and art galleries throughout the state.
Top art museums in Delaware
- Delaware Art Museum (Wilmington) : The galleries feature pre-Raphaelite art, Brandywine school illustrators & 9-acre sculpture garden.
- Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts (Christina Riverfront, Wilmington) : This location is Delaware’s only contemporary art museum.
- Biggs Museum of American Art (Dover) : : The home of one of the finest collections of American fine and decorative arts.