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The Pencader Heritage Museum

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Address: 2029 Sunset Lake Road, Route 72, just south of old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE
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+1 302-737-5859
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Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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Great History

This small museum has an enormous amount of history - and items. I was very surprised. The history of the area is very interesting. Anyone from Delaware should visit.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 May 2014
jtaylorarnold
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Newark, Delaware

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2015

I have passed this museum countless times & never stopped in. One of the reasons for this is that the museum has limited hours of operations. It is only open the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month. So, you have to plan accordingly. We finally made it there the other day. We pulled into the parking lot and thought... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

This small museum has an enormous amount of history - and items. I was very surprised. The history of the area is very interesting. Anyone from Delaware should visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2013

It looks like a southern colonial house from the outside. It looks really inviting from the outside. We have been to Dickinson Plantation SE of Dover several years ago. It was very nice, but has limited hours. As soon as we get a chance we will check it out.

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