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Mystic

  Mystic Seaport Museum

  75 Greenmanville Avenue

  PO Box 6000

  Mystic  CT  06355    

  Phone   860 572-5315

  Web Site  www.mysticseaport.org/

  Toll Free  888 973-2767

  Description  replica whaling town & several ships

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Maritime

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Collection N-Z  Printing

  New or Updated:  2/15/2005

Stamford
Stamford Museum and Nature Center
39 Scofield Town Road
Stamford CT  06903
Phone 203 322-1646
Web Site http://www.stamfordmuseum.org/
Description  multi-faceted museum with 5 galleries, nature trails, working farm, planetarium & observatory with weekly public access to telescope
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
Group Identity Native American

  Delaware
  Delaware City
  Fort Delaware State Park
 
45 Clinton St
  PO Box 170
  Delaware City  DE  19706    
 
Phone  302 834-7941
  Web Site  http://www.destateparks.com/fdsp/fdsp.htm
 
Description  Union fortress built on an island in 1859 served as POW camp, Port Penn                         Interpretive Center
 
Type of Resource  Historic Place
  Building Type  Prison
  Kind of Activity  Living History
  Owner/Operator:  Delaware State Parks
  New or Updated:  07/25/2003

Dover
Delaware Agricultural Museum & Village
866 N Dupont Hwy
Dover DE 19901
Phone 302 734-1618
Web Site www.agriculturalmuseum.org
Description  museum and 15 historic structures representing 19th century farming community
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Kind of Activity Living History
Collection N-Z Vehicles
Era 1900

  Delaware

  Odessa

  Historic Houses of Odessa

  109 Main Street

  PO Box 697

  Odessa  DE  19730    

  Phone  302 378-4119

  Web Site http://www.historicodessa.org/

  Description  three restored houses, one with costumed interpreters engaged in daily

                     activities of 1800s and art gallery in brick hotel in historic town

  Type of Resource  Historic District

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  New or Updated:  1/18/2007

Wilmington
Hagley Museum and Library
Route 141
PO Box 3630
Wilmington DE 19807
Phone
302 658-2400
Web Site www.hagley.lib.de.us
E-mail danmuir@udel.edu
Description  original Dupont Pont mills & estate, machinery, machine shop
Type of Resource Museum
Kind of Activity Living History
Research/Reading Library

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