Exhibits, Events and Programs

  1. Wed Aug. 28

    Dog Days of Summer - Museum Tours are Free on Wednesdays through August
    Cool off at Rockwood during the hot summer days with a free museum tour! Enjoy light refreshments and play Victorian games in the parlor. Dogs are welcome only in the west wing of the mansion with an adult. All ages
  2. Sun Sep. 1

    First Sundays Free
    On the first Sunday of every month, Rockwood offers free admission for the mansion tours, on the hour starting at 12 p.m. Bring your family to tour our lovely Victorian mansion and gain an appreciation of our local history.
  3. Fri Sep. 27

    Murder and Mayhem at the Museum (A Live-Action Murder Mystery Game)
    Description: Play a live game of Clue. Search through Rockwood Mansion and track down the clues to find the killer and the weapon. Dress the part and win a prize for the best costume. Registration Required. Adults.
  4. Sat Sep. 28

    Murder and Mayhem at the Museum (A Live-Action Murder Mystery Game)
    Description: Play a live game of Clue. Search through Rockwood Mansion and track down the clues to find the killer and the weapon. Dress the part and win a prize for the best costume. Registration Required. Adults.
  5. Sun Sep. 29

    America's Anchor (Hoopes Reservoir)
    Learn about the history of Delaware’s largest reservoir from Tommy Gears of the Historic Rec Clay Valley, Inc. Ages 14+
  6. Fri Oct. 4

    Murder and Mayhem at the Museum (A Live-Action Murder Mystery Game)
    Description: Play a live game of Clue. Search through Rockwood Mansion and track down the clues to find the killer and the weapon. Dress the part and win a prize for the best costume. Registration Required. Adults.
  7. Sat Oct. 5

    Murder and Mayhem at the Museum (A Live-Action Murder Mystery Game)
    Description: Play a live game of Clue. Search through Rockwood Mansion and track down the clues to find the killer and the weapon. Dress the part and win a prize for the best costume. Registration Required. Adults.
  8. Sun Oct. 6

    First Sundays Free
    On the first Sunday of every month, Rockwood offers free admission for the mansion tours, on the hour starting at 12 p.m. Bring your family to tour our lovely Victorian mansion and gain an appreciation of our local history.
  9. Sat Oct. 12

    All About Bats
    Learn all about bats and their habitats from Charles Shattuck from Wild Birds Unlimited. Should we be afraid or welcome them? Ages 12+
  10. Sun Nov. 3

    First Sundays Free
    On the first Sunday of every month, Rockwood offers free admission for the mansion tours, on the hour starting at 12 p.m. Bring your family to tour our lovely Victorian mansion and gain an appreciation of our local history.
View All
  1. Philip Nord

    Park & Museum Director

  2. Physical Address
    4651 Washington St. Extension
    Wilmington, DE 19809

    Mailing Address
    610 Shipley Road
    Wilmington, DE 19809

    Phone: (302) 761-4340

    Rentals

    (302) 761-1722


Find more events and programs in the Happenings Guide.

Happenings