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  • July 28, 2016 - 9:00am

    Looking for a unique way to see Historic Lewes and to learn about our maritime heritage? Join Quest Kayak on a tour of the Lewes waterways. This tour is narrated by our Executive Director and includes stories of shipwrecks, pirates, lighthouses, and more. Quest Kayak offers a short paddling tutorial prior to each trip. Tours generally last three hours, weather permitting. This tour is $65 per person and includes the kayak rental fee.

    Tickets can be purchased in advance through Quest Kayak at 302-74-KAYAK.

    2016 Schedule: July & August: Thursdays at 9:00 AM

  • July 28, 2016 - 9:00am

    Lost off Lewes 2016 DeBraak Tours Southern Delaware TourismThe Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs will offer tours that explore the 18th-century history, artifacts and the surviving hull section of His Majesty’s Sloop DeBraak, a British warship that was escorting and protecting a convoy of merchant ships en route to the United States when it was capsized and lost off the Delaware

  • July 28, 2016 - 9:30am

    Paddle a sit-on-top kayak through the marshes of Rehoboth Bay and catch a unique glimpse of the historic Indian River Life-Saving Station. Along this 2.5 mile journey, park naturalists will identify the wildlife that makes up this dynamic ecosystem. Pre-registration required. Ages 13 and up; under 16 mush be accompanied by a paying adult. $25 per person. Read More Here...

  • July 28, 2016 - 10:00am

    Interactive tours of the Lightship Overfalls and the American Lightship Museum in Lewes will be offered Thursday through Monday through Labor Day from 10-4, cost is $5 per non-member adult, children 14 and under are free. Read more here...

  • July 28, 2016 - 10:00am

    Learn about the heroic surfmen of the U.S. Life-Saving Service who responded to thousands of shipwrecks along the Atlantic seaboard. These ships carried a variety of cargo-some of which still washes up on the beach today! Use modern GPS technology to locate "buried treasure" on the beach. Pre-registration required. Children must be accompanied by a paying adult. Ages 5 and up. $6 per person. Read more here...

  • July 28, 2016 - 10:00am

    Calling children ages 8 to 12 looking for fun and learning games about WWII. Carry out hand signals, concealment excercises, code breaking, making fire trajetories and much more. Limit 12. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $3 Per Child.

  • July 28, 2016 - 11:00am

    Take a break from the heat and bring your little ones to this indoor program. Learn what makes jellyfish unique and why they are important. See and touch real critters of the bay. Including jellyfish - the non stinging species of course! Pre-registration required. Ages 3 and up. $4 per child. Read More Here...

  • July 28, 2016 - 12:30pm

    Take a trolley tour around historic Lewes as you learn about the history, the architecture, and the people who have helped shape this picturesque town.  The one-hour tour will acquaint you with the Lewes of yesterday and today, as you ride 5 ½ miles around Lewes.  This tour is presented by The Lewes Historical Society and the Cape May-Lewes Ferry

  • July 28, 2016 - 2:00pm

    Build your very own kite and launch it from the beach with the help of coastal breezes. All materials and instruction will be provided. Pre-registration required. Ages 5 and up. $6 per person. Read More Here...

  • July 28, 2016 - 2:00pm

    Visit the lesser known Holts Landing State Park in search of the Northern quahog clam. Learn everything you need to know to go clamming on your own. Catch and release only. Closed-toe shoes and pre-registration required. Read more here...