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Rockwood Museum, Wilmington

4.4
#2 of 8 in Historic Sites in Wilmington
Joseph Shipley, a Quaker merchant banker, built Rockwood between 1851 and 1854. Its Gothic Revival architecture and enchanting landscape were designed to reflect the beauty of an English country estate. To visit Rockwood Museum on your holiday in Wilmington, and find out what else Wilmington has to offer, use our Wilmington.
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  • Visiting this mansion was such a treat. We were lucky enough to have our own private tour given by our wonderful guide Bob. Most of this home is furnished with the original pieces that were used by...  more »
  • One of the best house tours in the area. The house has been restored beautifully. Learned so much on the tour - surprised by so many things! Wonderful details to explore and you are not roped off.....  more »
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  • I did the murder mystery and it was so much fun! The place is beautiful, the staff is friendly. I would do every event here if i could! It's an amazing place to visit, especially for the history.
  • Gothic structures, beautiful scenery. It's likenstepoing back in time. Peaceful, tranquil location. Great to mediate & become one w/ nature.😋😊

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