Fort Delaware State Park

Delaware City, Delaware

Access to Fort Delaware is by ferry.

Reserve your ferry ticket online, or by calling


Fort Delaware State Park is located on Pea Patch Island. To reach the island, you must take a ferry from 45 Clinton St., Delaware City, Delaware 19706.

Directions to Grass Dale Center (Park Office)

Please use the following address for directions:
108 N. Reedy Point Road, Delaware City, DE 19706

From the North:
Take Route 9 through Delaware City
Pass the traffic light with Clinton Street
Cross the small 5th Street Canal bridge, and bear right immediately
Stay straight until Grass Dale
If you cross the Reedy Point Bridge you’ve gone too far

From the South:
Take Route 9
Cross the Reedy Point Bridge
Make an immediate sharp Left
Stay straight until Grass Dale
If you enter Delaware City you’ve gone too far