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.
Modern dinosaurs: A look at some of the heaviest, biggest, and most remarkable giants of the bird world Birds are widely believed to be the closest living relatives of dinosaurs. Feathers, hips, and wishbones [...]
Teens interested in science are invited to apply for the second year of the Summer Science Corps, an interactive program for teens going into grades 10-12. Candidates have the opportunity to gain invaluable experience in early [...]