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Rockwood Park & Museum, Wilmington

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History Museum · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
Rockwood is an English-style country estate and museum located in Wilmington, Delaware. Built between 1851-1854 by banker Joseph Shipley, Rockwood is an excellent example of Rural Gothic Revival Architecture.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.
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  • We just walked the garden area because there were no house tours tday. Staff were extremely friendly though. Manor house is a substantial property and they had a few rooms of the museum for us to...  more »
  • The story and the family that created this place is very special Thank you Alice for great tour! We will definitely return to explore the gardens!  more »
  • 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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