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Historic image of Newark Passenger Train Station

Newark Historical Society

Knowledge of the Past Empowers the Future

Celebrating Newark History Since 1981

PO Box 1003 - Newark, DE - 19715

Visitor Information 

Find hours, directions, special museum events, and information about private openings here.

Train Station from above with view of train tracks
2022 Deandale exhibit with manneqin with white dress and black parasol

Museum Exhibits

The Newark History Museum has exhibits relating to all aspects of Newark history. Come and see exhibits and artifacts pertaining to Newark's industry, schools, public works, social history, military history, and many other topics.

Upcoming Events

We always have something going on! Check out our calendar of events to find out where to connect with us. Hope to see you soon!

Walking Tour
Locations & Hours

Drop by for a Tour


429 S College Ave

Newark, DE 19711

Opening Hours

​Sundays 2pm-5pm

April 2, 2022 to Nov. 19, 2023

and by appointment

Band at Founders Day playing guitars
State Theater sign in exhibit
Halloween storytime at museum.jpg
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