Exhibits, Events and Programs

  1. Fri Oct. 7

    Mayhem and Murder at Rockwood WANTED: Investigators to solve a Murder at Rockwood Park and Museum!
  2. Sat Oct. 8

    Mayhem and Murder at Rockwood WANTED: Investigators to solve a Murder at Rockwood Park and Museum!
  3. Fri Oct. 14

    Poplar Hall Presents: The Revisionists at Rockwood Haunted ghost stories touring through Rockwood’s gardens by night.
  4. Sat Oct. 15

    Paint Out: Plein Air Watercolors at Rockwood This is a rare opportunity to study Rockwood’s famous garden design and botanical collections in a series of outdoor painting lessons.
  5. Sat Oct. 15

    Growing in the Conservatory: The Botanical Collection at Rockwood Join Rockwood staff within one of America’s oldest attached Conservatories to discuss this architectural jewel and the unique origins of the plants collected there.
  6. Sat Oct. 15

    Poplar Hall Presents: The Revisionists at Rockwood Haunted ghost stories touring through Rockwood’s gardens by night.
  7. Thu Oct. 20

    Watercolors in the Museum: Entrance Hall Gallery Participants of all backgrounds and abilities will work in graphite and watercolor inside Rockwood Museum’s famed interior galleries to draw inspiration from the important architectural features, vibrant decorations, and unforgettable art collections to compose their own artful compositions. No experience is required. Ages 14+. Masks required.
  8. Fri Oct. 21

    Poplar Hall Presents: The Revisionists at Rockwood Haunted ghost stories touring through Rockwood’s gardens by night.
  9. Sat Oct. 22

    Poplar Hall Presents: The Revisionists at Rockwood Haunted ghost stories touring through Rockwood’s gardens by night.
  10. Sat Oct. 22

    Rockwood Paranormal Investigation This is Rockwood’s classic Paranormal Program to investigate the mansion from the unfinished attic to the decayed basement through the highly polished living spaces in between. Guests will be instructed how to use sophisticated paranormal equipment to be central to the investigation. Visiting investigators will learn how instrument results relate to those who may have once lived or worked at Rockwood. Attendees must be able to traverse many stairs throughout the museum. Ages 14+.
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  1. Physical Address
    4651 Washington Street Extension
    Wilmington, DE 19802

    Phone: (302) 761-4340

    Rentals

    (302) 761-1722


Find more events and programs in the Happenings Guide.

The New Castle County Happenings Guide