Wilmington & Western Railroad
Since 1867, the Wilmington & Western Railroad has served the communities along the Red Clay Creek, first as a for-profit transportation route for freight and passengers, and now as a non-profit, historic tourist railroad.
John Dickinson Plantation
The home of John Dickinson, one of the founding fathers of the United States, signer of the Constitution, and "Penman of the Revolution", located in Dover, Delaware.
Delaware Agricultural Museum
The Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village in Dover, Delaware offers a memorable and educational experience. By preserving the quickly fading agricultural heritage of Delaware and the Delmarva Peninsula, the Museum stands as an important legacy for future generations.
Fort Miles is a special place for families, history buffs, veterans, or anyone interested in learning about the Delaware shore and WWII.
Longwood Gardens is the living legacy of Pierre S. du Pont, inspiring people through excellence in garden design, horticulture, education and the arts. You cannot skip a visit to the gardens, especially during Independence Day and the Winter Holiday season, it is truly breathtaking!
University of Delaware
The University of Delaware has a great tradition of excellence, from it's founding as a small private academy in 1743, to the research-intensive, technologically advanced institution of today. University of Delaware is the largest college in the state and offers many different degrees and studies. We are very proud of our Fighting Blue Hens!
Wilmington University offers both undergraduate and graduate degree programs in a wide range of instructional areas. The University began with a charter class of 194 students in 1968 and has grown to serve a student body of approximately 12,500 students of diverse backgrounds.
Dover International Speedway - The Monster Mile
Hosting a week of exciting NASCAR racing every May and September, Dover International Speedway, is a high-banked, one-mile concrete oval. Fiercely known as the “Monster Mile” for its ability to destroy cars and driver’s hopes of winning at ease, Dover has been a staple on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series calendar since its first race in 1969.
Delaware State University
With a self-contained campus that feels like a small town unto itself, DSU sits on a historic plot of Delaware land that has grown with the times. What began as a 100-acre campus is now a picturesque 400-acre campus abuzz with growth that still takes pride in its older buildings such as Loockerman Hall, a restored national historic landmark from the 1700s.
Wesley College is a leading private liberal arts college located in the heart of historic Dover. The captivating campus lies within 175 miles of four major metropolitan areas - Baltimore, Philadelphia, Washington, DC and New York City - allowing students unlimited access to learning, research, social and cultural opportunities. Wesley is a comprehensive college offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in a variety of liberal arts, sciences and professional programs, and is affiliated with The United Methodist Church.
Delaware Technical & Community College
Delaware Technical & Community College, the First State’s only community college, promises access, opportunity, excellence and hope to each student who enters its doors. Delaware Tech offers academic, technical, continuing education, corporate and community training opportunities in more than 100 associate degree, diploma and certificate programs. Courses are offered in fields ranging from engineering technology, business and computer information systems to nursing, allied health, biotechnology, education, culinary arts, human services and language and culture.
Winterthur Museum & Country Estate
Winterthur Museum & Country Estate features antiques, gardens and more in this historic du Pont home. It's an especially popular place to visit during the holidays.
Hagley is the site of the gunpowder works founded by E. I. du Pont in 1802. This example of early American industry includes restored mills, a workers' community, and the ancestral home and gardens of the du Pont family.
Experience Delaware’s finest tax-free shopping! Christiana Mall offers more than 130 sought after stores. Located conveniently at Exit 4A on I-95, Christiana Mall is easily accessible from Philadelphia, Baltimore and New Jersey.
Enjoy tax-free shopping at Dover Mall with dozens of your favorite retailers.
Tanger Outlets - Rehoboth
With three different outlet centers in Rehoboth, Tanger Outlets has exactly what you are looking for. There are so many different stores to choose from, it's hard to know where to begin. Houseware; clothing; shoes; outdoor equipment; perfume; bedding; beach wear - Tanger Outlets has it all!
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
Dover Downs casino hotel adjoins Dover International Speedway, which hosts two NASCAR race weekends each year. The beautiful, smoke-free casino features nearly 3,000 of the newest and most exciting slot machines, rivaling Atlantic City hotel casinos. Dover Downs hosts world-class, live harness racing from November to April, has a wide variety of dining options from deli to gourmet, and provides a variety of live entertainment.
Harrington Raceway & Casino
With over 2,100 sizzling red hot slots and 350 seat state of the art simulcasting parlor, Harrington Raceway & Casino has much to offer you. They are 25 minutes south of Dover or only 45 minutes from the Delaware Beaches and Cape May-Lewes Ferry. For your dining pleasure Harrington Raceway & Casino, has the fabulous International Buffet where you can dine on foods daily from around the world for one low price. Other popular restaurants include the Cafe, Grab 'N Go, Murphy's Sports Bar, and the new and elegant BONZ (reservations are suggested).
Delaware Park - Racetrack | Casino | Golf
Delaware Park’s commitment to customer service and guest comfort is what sets it apart from the competition. Slot games have increased to over 3,000, with 24 hour daily operation, with the exception of Christmas and Easter, new electronic table games, the multi-station Wheel of Fortune and a Video Poker Room. Other amenities include an 18-hole, Par 72 championship golf course, which is White Clay Creek Country Club. Guests can dine at any one of the many eateries - from snacks to fine dining in the Slots area, the Racing Clubhouse, or the Country Club. Free admission and general parking is offered, as well as complimentary shuttle service to and from your car.
A wonderful place to stay, Rehoboth Beach is a gem of Delaware. Everything from tax-free shopping in the numerous shops and stores up and down the avenue, sun and swimming on the lifeguarded beach, beautiful boardwalk lining the beach, delicious dining options, and many more activities make Rehoboth Beach a must stop on your visit or trip to Delaware.
Dewey Beach is the location of the annual East Coast Skimboarding Championships, in mid-August and is also a popular family resort spot, particularly because of its wide, sandy beaches, many hotels, cottages, and condominiums. Many popular bars and entertainment hotspots abound in Dewey Beach, like The Rusty Rudder, The Bottle and Cork, and The Starboard.
Welcome to The Quiet Resorts! Discover Bethany Beach's spectacular shore, breathtaking sunrises and sunsets, award-winning restaurants, tax-free shopping, championship golf and much more. Swim or sail on the ocean, stroll the boardwalk, or take in the natural beauty and observe an endless variety of shorebirds in the marshes, bays, and wildlife preserves.
Come enjoy your vacation in Fenwick Island, the most southeastern of our Delaware beaches. Fishing, crabbing and windsurfing may be enjoyed on the bay. Swim in our beautiful ocean or relax by sunbathing on our guarded beaches. Fenwick Island is a year-round community that welcomes visitors.