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Old State House

The Green, Dover, DE 19901
+1 302-739-4266
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Nice Part of Town

A really interesting and pretty part of town. Lots of good historical info and interesting... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Baxie
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San Diego, California
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This building is beautiful. We parked out front on a Thursday. If you have a large Rv you'll want... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Liz Everett W
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The Green, Dover, DE 19901
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A really interesting and pretty part of town. Lots of good historical info and interesting buildings.

Thank Baxie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This building is beautiful. We parked out front on a Thursday. If you have a large Rv you'll want to park in another area. The tour guide had a lot of information and was very helpful.

Thank Liz Everett W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

If you enjoy local history, then you'll enjoy visiting the "Old State House" in Dover, Delaware. Delaware is rich with history and Dover is full of historical places to visit.

Thank kel123nkp
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Stopped by the 'Old State House', and got an informative tour through the building. Not a must stop, but some interesting history.

Thank swearengen
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I was impress to visit that very old building where the supreme court and the two chambers once took place in the heart of Old Downtonw Dover. I have learned a lot thanks to a very nice and knoledgeable guide. I had the impression to...More

Thank Sylvie F
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The tour of the Old State House was very informative and the guide did a great job of giving you a feel for early Delaware politics and legal processes. We spent about 30 minutes on the tour and it was time well spent.

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This structure was beautifully restored and is used for historical reenactments, music presentations, etc. Its location on Dover's Green is a lovely setting.

Thank Phylzy
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The house sits on a common green with lots of colonial buildings around the square. It was originally shared between the state and the 3 counties. The state house had several renovations over the years. There is a free standing bifurcated staircase leading up to...More

Thank Melodycthomas
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Learned more about the history of Dover and those involved. Take the tour if you are there before 1.

Thank cpafan
Reviewed 13 November 2016

While the building is not large (Delaware is not large) it is an architectural masterpiece and a great experience for a visit.It is as it was inside. You can feel the colonial past seeing the inside of the legislative chambers. Spend some time just taking...More

Thank TomWall60
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