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Port Penn Interpretive Center


About Port Penn Interpretive Center

The Port Penn Interpretive Center is located in the village of Port Penn, about four miles south of Delaware City. The Center offers displays and programs which explain the folklife of the historic wetland communities along the shores of the Delaware. Programs and self-guided walking tours featuring the historic homes of Port Penn and the scenic marshlands surrounding the town are available.

Featured Program: Wetland Walk - CANCELLED

This program, in honor of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, will take us through the wetland in Port Penn. We will discuss the ways that wetlands help us out, and what we can do to take care of our wetland resources. Saturday, April 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM

Add to Calendar 4/18/2020 10:00:00 AM 4/18/2020 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Featured Program: Wetland Walk - CANCELLED This program, in honor of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, will take us through the wetland in Port Penn. We will discuss the ways that wetlands help us out, and what we can do to take care of our wetland resources. Port Penn Interpretive Center


Upcoming Events

Wetland Walk - CANCELLED

Saturday, April 18, 2020

10:00 AM

This program, in honor of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, will take us through the wetland in Port Penn. We will discuss the ways that wetlands help us out, and what we can do to take care of our wetland resources.

Add to Calendar 4/18/2020 10:00:00 AM 4/18/2020 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Wetland Walk - CANCELLED This program, in honor of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, will take us through the wetland in Port Penn. We will discuss the ways that wetlands help us out, and what we can do to take care of our wetland resources. Port Penn Interpretive Center

Featured Program: Historic Town Tour - CANCELLED

Saturday, May 9, 2020

10:00 AM

Port Penn is a fascinating town full of fascinating architecture! The town still retains much of its 18th and 19th century character. Join a park historian for this tour to learn about the interesting architectural features of the town, and the amazing people who make up its past. FREE

Add to Calendar 5/9/2020 10:00:00 AM 5/9/2020 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Featured Program: Historic Town Tour - CANCELLED Port Penn is a fascinating town full of fascinating architecture! The town still retains much of its 18th and 19th century character. Join a park historian for this tour to learn about the interesting architectural features of the town, and the amazing people who make up its past. FREE Port Penn Interpretive Center