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Zwaanendael Museum, Lewes

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  • Good but small museum. Knowledgeable docents on each floor. Free admission! This museum is run by State of Delaware. Educational use of our taxpayer dollars . The building exterior is very...  more »
  • We dropped by for a private visit during the COVID 19 crisis. The team was excellent with great answers to some simple questions. The 2nd floor was closed, so we weren't able to see the full...  more »
  • Small but focused museum chronicling the history of the area. I was unaware of the Dutch influence here and found the information interesting. Exhibits on the local railroads and sunken vessels off the coast provide context that this area is more than just a place for a beach vacation.
  • The Zwaanendael Museum is a great little Museum filled with amazing history and artifacts from the Town and surrounding areas. The stall and Volunteers were very friendly and very informed about the area and its history. They relayed their love for the area and their bountiful knowledge to us in a easy and fun way.

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