First State Heritage Park

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The First State Heritage Park is Delaware’s first urban “park without boundaries” linking historic and cultural sites in the city that has been the seat of state government since 1777. It is a partnership of state and city agencies under the leadership of Delaware State Parks.

The main interpretive site, the John Bell House, located on Dover’s Historic Green, is open Wednesdays through Saturdays from 9 am to 4:30 p.m. Free walking tours are given at 11 am and 2 pm.

For group reservations, please call 302-739-9194 or email [email protected]

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First State Heritage Park

John Bell House: 43 the Green, Dover
Park Office: 102 S. State St, Dover, DE 19901
Phone: 302-739-9194

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