New Castle Court House, New Castle

4.4
#1 of 7 in Historic Sites in New Castle
The New Castle Court House Museum is the center of a circle with a 12-mile radius that defines most of the border between the states of Delaware and Pennsylvania and parts of the borders between Delaware and New Jersey and Maryland.
It is one of the oldest courthouses in the United States and has played a role in a number of historic events. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1972. The building is also a contributing property to a second National Historic Landmark, the New Castle Historic District. It is part of First State National Historical Park.
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  • We stopped in and took the free guided tour and loved it. Lots of history regarding the customs or the era for the revolution and also a nice history of Delaware. Tour guides were very informative and...  more »
  • We arrived to see the Old Court House in New Castle's historic town center but when we arrived there was a tour already in progress so with no indication of how long it would be til the next tour we d...  more »
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  • Great museum but it's only lead by tour and is not free to roam.
  • Very informative historical tour and museum. So glad we could go while we were in the area

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