A state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States that takes its name from the nearby Delaware River. On December 7, 1787, Delaware became the first state to ratify the Constitution of the United States, and has since been known as The First State.
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Delaware State Parks
Delaware AVA Trails
Brandywine Zoo – The Brandywine Zoo features animals from the tropical and temperate areas of North and South America, Asia, and Africa. The zoo animals range from more common species to the highly endangered. Our zoo is small with mostly smaller animals. We provide numerous learning experiences, conservation projects, community outreach programs, and special events for all ages throughout the year. It is open every day, except Christmas, from 10am-4pm. Please check the visit section for more information.
3 Palms Zoo – 3 Palms Zoo & Education Center is an amazing experience for kids of all ages! We are Delaware’s largest Zoo, proudly housing the State’s only Alligator Exhibit, Eastern Coyote, & Silver Foxes! While here, you’ll have the opportunity to interact with exotic, domestic, & wild animals. Our mission is rescue & education; the animals on exhibit at 3 Palms have come here for sanctuary. Many of the animals are illegal, surrendered, or forgotten pets. While others are non releasable wild animals transferred by State licensed rehabilitators.
Christiana Mall – located in between the cities of Newark and Wilmington. It is the largest shopping mall in Delaware state.
Dover Mall – Conveniently located off of US Route 113, one mile south of Scarborough Road, Dover Mall serves the entire Delmarva Peninsula.
Concord Mall – the second-largest mall in Delaware state. It is situated in Wilmington, closer to the Pennsylvania border. As it is so close to the border, this mall is filled with people from the neighboring state to enjoy tax-free shopping.
Virtual Walks/Hikes in Delaware
Pinelands Nature Trail ~ Cape Henlopen Delaware
Hagley’s Video Minute – Walking Tour With Joan Hoge-North
Family Friendly Hike – Seaside Nature Trail – Cape Henlopen State Park
“I’m From Delaware” By Todd Chappelle
“Dover” By John Flynn
“Delaware” By Arbour Season