Lewes Historical Society

110 Shipcarpenter St.
Lewes, DE 19958- Map It
(302) 645-7670

AAA Editor Notes

Lewes Historical Society, at Shipcarpenter and Third sts., encompasses 12 historic structures. Among the buildings are Thompson Country Store, a furnished 19th-century store moved from a site near Milford; Plank House, a tiny one-room log cabin built before 1700; and the 1789 Burton-Ingraham House, furnished with Chippendale and Empire antiques. Ryves Holt House, at Second and Mulberry streets, contains the visitor center. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
$10 (includes all sites); free (ages 0-12).
Hours: Guided tours Tues., Wed., Sat.-Sun. at 2, mid-June to mid-Aug. (also Fri. at 2 in Sept.)&#160. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.