Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Delaware Museum of Natural History is temporarily closed.

Welcome to the Delaware Museum of Natural History 

Our mission: to investigate nature and science, preserve and interpret our collections, conduct scientific research, and inspire people of all ages to a lifetime of exploration and discovery. Through this mission, we strive to achieve our purpose: to help develop a caring society that respects and values our planet.

Delmnh At Home

Bringing the Museum to you with online videos, programs, and activities, with more added weekly.

On Exhibit


Plan your visit

Museum Hours

Closed through May 15, 2020

Upcoming Events

  1. Museum Closed through May 15

    March 13 - May 15
  2. World Ocean Day Celebration

    June 7 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  3. $3 Thursday

    August 6 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Thanks to our generous sponsors

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