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The Delaware Contemporary, Wilmington

#6 of 8 in Museums in Wilmington
Art Gallery · Hidden Gem · Art Museum
FREE Admission. The Delaware Contemporary, a non-collecting museum, currently presents over 25 exhibitions annually of regionally, nationally, and internationally recognized artists. In addition to the exhibitions, The Delaware Contemporary commits to educational and community outreach through various programs, such as artist residencies with underserved community groups and Contemporary Connections, a model program that fuses art with schools’ core curriculum, offering fresh new ways to teach subjects such as math and science. The Delaware Contemporary has partnered in some way with more than 60 community groups and schools. Learn more on our website: and find us on Instagram @DEContemporary.

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  • This place was wonderful. It was quiet and its not too small but just enough space for the display of abstract art. My brother and I went and we enjoyed ourselves. The staff were friendly and the...  more »
  • Located a stone’s throw away from I-95, The Delaware Contemporary is adjacent to Wilmington’s Riverfront. If you don’t like cities, the good news is that you don’t have to go deep into the city to...  more »
  • I would like give this place 5 star for their amazing collection and way they present them. The ambiance was calm and many people come here to explore some unique stuff . The place was very neat and clean. according to me it;s a must visit place
  • They continually provide new displays of creative and artistic works for our enjoyment. The staff provide friendly and informative information. Great experience.

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