Groups of six or more, by
Regularly scheduled tours are not available at the
We will try to schedule your tour at a time that is convenient
for your group.
Final confirmation depends on availability of our tour guides.
A typical tour begins with an orientation at the Delaware
History Museum, 504 North Market Street, then covers the area
between 3rd and Market Street and Rodney Square ,
approximately one mile round trip—1 ½ hours.
Optional extended walks cover the area between the Christina
waterfront at Tubman-Garrett Park and the Brandywine River just
beyond the Hercules Building, approximately two miles round
trip-- 2 ¼ hours. There is no extra charge for extended
$5.00 per person: minimum $30.00 per group.
BYOB (Bring your own bus):
If walking does not suit your needs, and your group has
access to a 20-passenger bus, DHS can offer a step-on guide
for a bus tour that includes the Friends Meeting on 4th
Street, Christina waterfront at Tubman-Garrett Park, Frank Furness Railroad stations,
Market Street, Brandywine Village, First Presbyterian Church
in Brandywine Park and a brief look at the Wilmington and
Brandywine Cemetery. Group may opt to disembark for a close-up
look at selected locations. Bus tour begins and ends at
Delaware History Museum and takes approximately 1 ½ to 2 hours.
Separate pricing applies.
Step-on guided tours are not available for full-size tour
buses at this time.
A 40-minute slide presentation on the history of Market Street
is available at the Delaware History Museum or your
location. Separate pricing applies.
Call or e-mail Barbara Jobe, 302-295-2383,
or Kathryne Peterson, 302-295-2388,