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Fort Delaware State Park, Delaware City

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  • Walked through the area this evening. I was playing Pokemon Go but there are restaurants, bar, ice cream shop and just a nice area to walk by the water.  more »
  • This attraction is very interesting. We enjoyed the living history tour that tells the story of the officers and enlisted men. The tours are quite specialized so we heard very little about the prisone...  more »
  • Impressive fortress on Pea Patch island which you access via an inexpensive, short boat ride on the Delaware River about 45 miles from Philadelphia. Friendly staff and informative free tours (guided o...  more »
  • Really cool place. Definitely worth the visit. Explore the fort. Learn from.the staff. Experience the history. The ferry ride is also entertaining and there are some nice restaurants and shops in town
  • Great place to take the kids for a day! Had fun looking for ghost, like on Ghost Hunters. Hiked the nature trail biting flies,but a good walk! Kids learned a lot about the history!
  • Closed 4th and 5th September 2016 because of storm warning. Please call before going.
  • If you have an opportunity to spend the day at fort Delaware, I highly recommend doing it. There's so much history here. The reenactors that are there can teach you so much. Plus the ferry ride to and from the island is very relaxing.
  • I went there on Tuesday for a fifth grade field trip.The reenactors there stayed in their role and made it feel like 1864.