All Events

  • July 28, 2017 - 12:15pm

    Join our historical interpreters for an insightful analysis of some of Howard Schroeder's popular wartime artwork. Schroeder captured many sights and scenes of military life at Fort Miles in WWII including scenes of his own duties as a Coast Artillery Mine planter. For ages 13 and up with an adult. Limit of 12. Pre-registration is required by calling 302-644-5007. $5 pp. 

  • July 28, 2017 - 2:00pm

    Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to learn what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Pre-registration is required by calling 302-644-5007. $5 pp. 

  • July 28, 2017 - 2:00pm

    Make a simple sea glass pendant using a few basic wire-wrap techniques. Bring your own piece of sea glass or choose from our collection. Pre-registration required. Ages 12 and up. $15 pp. Call 302-227-6991

  • July 28, 2017 - 2:00pm

    Use a 20 foot seine to catch fish, crabs, and other critters. Learn to identify each species and learn about their adaptations for survival. Closed-toe shoes and pre-registration required. Ages 2 and up. $5 pp. Call 302-227-6991. 

  • July 28, 2017 - 2:00pm

    Take a step back through time and explore the history of Life in Lewes. This 60-minute walking tour will guide you through select historic buildings at the Shipcarpenter Street Campus where you will get to see how Lewes grew from a small Dutch settlement to a bustling seashore town.  Availability to buildings may vary based on restoration projects.

  • July 28, 2017 - 3:00pm

    Find out about some of Cape's bizarre, dangerous and cool critters during these entertaining programs inside our air-conditioned auditorium. See the park's bulletin boards or call the nature center for weekly topics. For ages 5 and up with an adult. Limit 40. Pre-registration recommended by calling 302-645-6852. FREE.

  • July 28, 2017 - 3:00pm

  • July 28, 2017 - 5:00pm

    Enjoy the baldycypress swamp on our leisurely boat tour of Trap Pond. We will talk about one of our most famous residents, the baldycypress tree. Space is limited. Trips are filled on a first-come, first-served basis unless otherwise stated. Meet at the Boathouse. $6 for adults, $3 for children 12 and under. 

  • July 28, 2017 - 5:15pm

    Lewes Departure – 5:15pm, return departs Cape May at 7:00pm and arrives in Lewes at 8:25pm

    Reservations Suggested: 1-800-643-3779 or book online

  • July 28, 2017 - 7:00pm

    For Hunter Hayes, complacency is the enemy. After being nominated for a handful of Grammy Awards, snagging a collection of CMA’s and touring the world behind a pair of critically-acclaimed albums, it would be far too easy for the revered singer-songwriter and top-notch musician to rest on his laurels. But Hayes wants more.