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Zwaanendael Museum, Lewes

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  • October 3, 2017
    The Zwaanendael is a Delaware Historical Society (State) museum. It was built in 1932 to commerce the first Dutch Settlement in Lewes. It is fashioned after the town hall in Horne Holland. Learn about...  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    We were driving through Lewes on our way back to Rehoboth Beach when we did a double-take seeing this museum. Its a 20th century copy of an ancient Dutch town hall and houses a small exhibit on a Brit...  more »
  • September 25, 2017
    Interesting on a very rainy day, friendly and knowledgeable staff. There was a lecture going on when we arrived and the lecturer was enthusiastic and answered a good number of questions from the audie...  more »
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  • April 17, 2017
    Such a beautiful place! Pure serenity! We got there when the flowers were just blooming and everything was so vibrant! Complete beauty! The church itself is an astounding piece of historical context! A must see if you are in the area!
  • July 6, 2017
    Has ALOT of retrieved items and very historical stuff. Staff is knowledgeable, friendly and always ready to answer your questions!
  • May 25, 2017
    An interesting museum about the first settlers in Delaware. Fun for the family.
  • December 28, 2016
    This is a lovely historical site, with interactive and very well done displays. You could spend a lot of time here, even though the space is limited, because there is so much to take in! The only reason for a lower rating than 5 stars is that the 2nd floor display on Delaware wines and spirits was not of interest to me - might be to someone else, though.
  • March 13, 2017
    So much history missing a chance to be more engaging

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