View of Auburn Heights Mansion at Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Valley State Park


Special Notice: Bridge Closure

The Paper Mill Bridge will be closed from Monday, September 28 through Friday, October 2. During this period, visitors will not be able to access the Auburn Valley Trail from the Yorklyn parking lot or the lot from the trail. Please plan accordingly.

Find Your Adventure at Auburn Valley

Steam car tour at Auburn Valley State Park

Ride a Vintage Steam Car

Visit the Marshall Steam Museum on Steamin’ Days and learn about steam power and the role of water.

The Red Clay Creek at Auburn Valley is socked with trout each spring

Fish the Red Clay Creek

Visit this creek in April to catch freshly stocked trout, or take part in a children’s fishing program.

The Oversee Farm Trail leads to a local farmhouse and barn

Hike the Oversee Farm Trail

Enjoy a 1.1-mile hike as you explore the architecture of the local farmhouse and barn found here.

The Marshall Family bridge is an 1883 bowstring truss bridge from Iowa. It was salvaged and brought to Auburn Valley State Park in 2018.

Watch a Sunset from the Marshall Family Bridge

Hike or bike through the natural and cultural history of Wilmington! Stop at historic overlooks to learn about the textile mills that once stood throughout the region.

Auburn Heights mansion retains many original Victorian furnishings

Tour Auburn Heights Mansion

This Queen Anne-style home, built in 1897, is a stellar example of Victorian style and decor. It includes many of the Marshall family's original furnishings, and remains today much as it did when three generations of the family lived there.

The former Marshall Brothers Paper Mill is a glimpse into Delaware's industrial past

Superintendent’s Pick: Tour the Paper Mill

Check out the former Marshall Brothers Paper Mill for a glimpse of Delaware's industrial past. Be sure to bring your camera!

Delaware’s Newest State Park

Nestled in the Piedmont’s Red Clay Valley, visitors to Auburn Valley State Park will discover the history of the Marshall Family, Yorklyn’s rich industrial history, and revitalization of this site. Previously known as Auburn Heights Preserve, Auburn Valley State Park features new hiking and paved biking trails, the historic Marshall Mansion completed in 1897, the Marshall Steam Museum, the Auburn Valley 1/8-scale railroad, and much more.

Special thanks go to Tom and Ruth Marshall for their generous donation of this Auburn Valley estate to Delaware State Parks.

Tour the Historic Marshall Mansion

Dating back to 1897, the Marshall mansion tells the story of the family that once called Auburn Valley State Park home. The mansion, with its antique furnishings, is open to the public on select dates and for private tours by appointment. Check the Upcoming Events schedule below for a complete listing of public events.

Discover the Power of Steam at The Marshall Steam Museum

The Marshall Steam Museum houses the largest collection of operating steam cars in the world. The museum contains historic Stanley Steamers, and gives guests the opportunity to experience life at the dawn of the automotive age first-hand. The museum is open to the public on select dates and for private tours by appointment. Check the Upcoming Events schedule below for a complete listing of public events.

Explore the Park’s Rich Natural Resources

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Appreciate the beauty of Auburn Valley State Park by exploring Red Clay Creek. Discover the critical role of water in the industrial development of Yorklyn and the revitalization of the surrounding community.

Join us for Steamin’ Days

One of the best ways to experience Auburn Valley State Park is by joining us for Steamin Days. Taking place monthly, park guests have the opportunity to tour the Marshall Mansion and discover what it would have been like to live there. The Marshall Steam Museum opens for tours on these days, and guests may enjoy rides on the miniature trains and steam cars that circle the property.

Schedule Private Tours and Events

Tours of Auburn Heights, the Marshall family mansion, and the Marshall Steam Museum are available by appointment for groups of eight or more on non-event days. Tour tickets are $8 per person for either the mansion or museum tour, or $14 for both. Call (302) 239-5687 for information or to schedule a tour. Schedule tours at least one week in advance.

This timeless estate is a unique location for events ranging from weddings and rehearsal dinners to retirement parties and business meetings. Visit our Celebrations and Meetings page for more information.


Upcoming Events

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Thursday, October 1, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 10/1/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/1/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Friday, October 2, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 10/2/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/2/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Build a Bee Box

Friday, October 2, 2020

4:00 PM

Pick up your kit to build a house for the bee population in your neighborhood! Kits include instructions on how to resuse invasive bamboo to benefit the bees. Registration required; call 302-239-5687 to register. $5 per bee box

Add to Calendar 10/2/2020 4:00:00 PM 10/2/2020 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Build a Bee Box Pick up your kit to build a house for the bee population in your neighborhood! Kits include instructions on how to resuse invasive bamboo to benefit the bees. Registration required; call 302-239-5687 to register. $5 per bee box Auburn Valley State Park

Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Saturday, October 3, 2020

1:00 PM

Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person

Add to Calendar 10/3/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/3/2020 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person Auburn Valley State Park

Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Saturday, October 3, 2020

3:00 PM

Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person

Add to Calendar 10/3/2020 3:00:00 PM 10/2/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person Auburn Valley State Park

Steamin' Days

Sunday, October 4, 2020

12:30 PM

Advance tickets are encouraged for contactless entry. Tickets can be purchased for four socially-distanced rides on the train or cars or admission to the mansion and grounds. All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the Marshall Steam Museum. For more information about what to expect, visit auburnheights.org or call 302-239-2385. Rides ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $8 per child under 13 Mansion and grounds ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $6 per child and 13

Add to Calendar 10/4/2020 12:30:00 PM 10/4/2020 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Steamin' Days Advance tickets are encouraged for contactless entry. Tickets can be purchased for four socially-distanced rides on the train or cars or admission to the mansion and grounds. All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the Marshall Steam Museum. For more information about what to expect, visit auburnheights.org or call 302-239-2385. Rides ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $8 per child under 13 Mansion and grounds ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $6 per child and 13 Auburn Valley State Park

A Bridge Between Eras

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

12:00 PM

Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free

Add to Calendar 10/7/2020 12:00:00 PM 10/7/2020 1:00:00 PM America/New_York A Bridge Between Eras Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Thursday, October 8, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 10/8/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/8/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Friday, October 9, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 10/9/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/9/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Bird Discovery Hike

Sunday, October 11, 2020

8:00 AM

Join an experienced birder on the Trolley Trail for an hour-long, half-mile birding walk. Binoculars provided, but feel free to bring your own. Free water bottles are provided for participants! Meet at the Marshall Family Bridge parking lot on Benge Road. Free

Add to Calendar 10/11/2020 8:00:00 AM 10/11/2020 9:00:00 AM America/New_York Bird Discovery Hike Join an experienced birder on the Trolley Trail for an hour-long, half-mile birding walk. Binoculars provided, but feel free to bring your own. Free water bottles are provided for participants! Meet at the Marshall Family Bridge parking lot on Benge Road. Free Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Thursday, October 15, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 10/15/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/15/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Friday, October 16, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 10/16/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/16/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Saturday, October 17, 2020

1:00 PM

Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person

Add to Calendar 10/17/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/17/2020 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person Auburn Valley State Park

Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Saturday, October 17, 2020

3:00 PM

Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person

Add to Calendar 10/17/2020 3:00:00 PM 10/17/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person Auburn Valley State Park

A Bridge Between Eras

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

12:00 PM

Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free

Add to Calendar 10/21/2020 12:00:00 PM 10/27/2020 1:00:00 PM America/New_York A Bridge Between Eras Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Thursday, October 22, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 10/22/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/22/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Stroll with the Superintendent

Friday, October 23, 2020

9:00 AM

Come join Auburn Valley State Parks' superintendent on this 1-mile hike down to the trolley trail. Enjoy the changing fall foliage on this historic trail hear about the exciting changes and developments coming to the park soon. Meet at the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free

Add to Calendar 10/23/2020 9:00:00 AM 10/23/2020 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Stroll with the Superintendent Come join Auburn Valley State Parks' superintendent on this 1-mile hike down to the trolley trail. Enjoy the changing fall foliage on this historic trail hear about the exciting changes and developments coming to the park soon. Meet at the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Friday, October 23, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 10/23/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/23/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Bark in the Park

Friday, October 23, 2020

4:00 PM

Bundle up and bring your pup for a casual stroll. Well-behaved dogs on a leash with updated rabies vaccines are welcome on this paved 1.1-mile walk. Free collapsible travel dog bowls for participants! Meet at the Oversee Farm Trail parking lot at 1516 Snuff Mill Road. Call 302-239-5687 to preregister. Free

Add to Calendar 10/23/2020 4:00:00 PM 10/23/2020 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Bark in the Park Bundle up and bring your pup for a casual stroll. Well-behaved dogs on a leash with updated rabies vaccines are welcome on this paved 1.1-mile walk. Free collapsible travel dog bowls for participants! Meet at the Oversee Farm Trail parking lot at 1516 Snuff Mill Road. Call 302-239-5687 to preregister. Free Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights by Twilight

Saturday, October 24, 2020

6:00 PM

Explore the estate by lantern light, hear its history and learn more about the Marshall family who called it home. Then, after dark, walk through the lamp-lit mansion with an interpreter. Meet on the front porch of the mansion. Parking is available in the event lot on Creek Road across from the mansion. $5 per person

Add to Calendar 10/24/2020 6:00:00 PM 10/24/2020 7:30:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights by Twilight Explore the estate by lantern light, hear its history and learn more about the Marshall family who called it home. Then, after dark, walk through the lamp-lit mansion with an interpreter. Meet on the front porch of the mansion. Parking is available in the event lot on Creek Road across from the mansion. $5 per person Auburn Valley State Park

Steamin' Days (Steamin' Halloween)

Sunday, October 25, 2020

12:30 PM

Advance tickets are encouraged for contactless entry. Tickets can be purchased for four socially-distanced rides on the train or cars or admission to the mansion and grounds. All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the Marshall Steam Museum. For more information about what to expect, visit auburnheights.org or call 302-239-2385. Rides ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $8 per child under 13 Mansion and grounds ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $6 per child and 13

Add to Calendar 10/25/2020 12:30:00 PM 10/25/2020 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Steamin' Days (Steamin' Halloween) Advance tickets are encouraged for contactless entry. Tickets can be purchased for four socially-distanced rides on the train or cars or admission to the mansion and grounds. All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the Marshall Steam Museum. For more information about what to expect, visit auburnheights.org or call 302-239-2385. Rides ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $8 per child under 13 Mansion and grounds ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $6 per child and 13 Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Thursday, October 29, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 10/29/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/29/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Friday, October 30, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 10/30/2020 1:00:00 PM 10/30/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Steamin' Days

Sunday, November 1, 2020

12:30 PM

Advance tickets are encouraged for contactless entry. Tickets can be purchased for four socially-distanced rides on the train or cars or admission to the mansion and grounds. All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the Marshall Steam Museum. For more information about what to expect, visit auburnheights.org or call 302-239-2385. Rides ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $8 per child under 13 Mansion and grounds ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $6 per child and 13

Add to Calendar 11/1/2020 12:30:00 PM 11/1/2020 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Steamin' Days Advance tickets are encouraged for contactless entry. Tickets can be purchased for four socially-distanced rides on the train or cars or admission to the mansion and grounds. All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the Marshall Steam Museum. For more information about what to expect, visit auburnheights.org or call 302-239-2385. Rides ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $8 per child under 13 Mansion and grounds ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $6 per child and 13 Auburn Valley State Park

A Bridge Between Eras

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

12:00 PM

Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free

Add to Calendar 11/4/2020 12:00:00 PM 11/4/2020 1:00:00 PM America/New_York A Bridge Between Eras Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Thursday, November 5, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 11/5/2020 1:00:00 PM 11/5/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Friday, November 6, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 11/6/2020 1:00:00 PM 11/6/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Thursday, November 12, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 11/12/2020 1:00:00 PM 11/12/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Friday, November 13, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 11/13/2020 1:00:00 PM 11/13/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Saturday, November 14, 2020

1:00 PM

Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person

Add to Calendar 11/14/2020 1:00:00 PM 11/14/2020 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person Auburn Valley State Park

Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Saturday, November 14, 2020

3:00 PM

Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person

Add to Calendar 11/14/2020 3:00:00 PM 11/14/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person Auburn Valley State Park

Bark in the Park

Sunday, November 15, 2020

3:00 PM

Bundle up and bring your pup for a casual stroll. Well-behaved dogs on a leash with updated rabies vaccines are welcome on this paved 1.1-mile walk. Free collapsible travel dog bowls for participants! Meet at the Oversee Farm Trail parking lot at 1516 Snuff Mill Road. Call 302-239-5687 to preregister. Free

Add to Calendar 11/15/2020 3:00:00 PM 11/15/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Bark in the Park Bundle up and bring your pup for a casual stroll. Well-behaved dogs on a leash with updated rabies vaccines are welcome on this paved 1.1-mile walk. Free collapsible travel dog bowls for participants! Meet at the Oversee Farm Trail parking lot at 1516 Snuff Mill Road. Call 302-239-5687 to preregister. Free Auburn Valley State Park

A Bridge Between Eras

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

12:00 PM

Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free

Add to Calendar 11/18/2020 12:00:00 PM 11/18/2020 1:00:00 PM America/New_York A Bridge Between Eras Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Thursday, November 19, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 11/19/2020 1:00:00 PM 11/19/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Saturday, November 21, 2020

1:00 PM

Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person

Add to Calendar 11/21/2020 1:00:00 PM 11/21/2020 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person Auburn Valley State Park

Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Saturday, November 21, 2020

3:00 PM

Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person

Add to Calendar 11/21/2020 3:00:00 PM 11/21/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Marshall Brothers Paper Mill Behind-the-Scenes Tour Join us for an exclusive look inside the historic paper mill located on Benge Road. This industrial site made paper from 1890 to the 200s and is in a rare undisturbed condition. Must be 14 years or older. Call the park office to register. $10 per person Auburn Valley State Park

Stroll with the Superintendent

Friday, November 27, 2020

9:00 AM

Join Auburn Valley's superintendent for this leisurely hike through the 1.1-mile Oversee Farm Trail. Enjoy on of the park's most scenic trails as you chat and learn about new developments at Auburn Valley State Park. Meet at the Oversee Farm Trail parking lot at 1516 Snuff Mill Road. Free

Add to Calendar 11/27/2020 9:00:00 AM 11/27/2020 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Stroll with the Superintendent Join Auburn Valley's superintendent for this leisurely hike through the 1.1-mile Oversee Farm Trail. Enjoy on of the park's most scenic trails as you chat and learn about new developments at Auburn Valley State Park. Meet at the Oversee Farm Trail parking lot at 1516 Snuff Mill Road. Free Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Friday, November 27, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 11/27/2020 1:00:00 PM 11/27/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights by Twilight

Friday, November 27, 2020

4:45 PM

Explore the estate by lantern light, hear its history and learn more about the Marshall family who called it home. Then, after dark, walk through the lamp-lit mansion with an interpreter. Meet on the front porch of the mansion. Parking is available in the event lot on Creek Road across from the mansion. $5 per person

Add to Calendar 11/27/2020 4:45:00 PM 11/27/2020 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights by Twilight Explore the estate by lantern light, hear its history and learn more about the Marshall family who called it home. Then, after dark, walk through the lamp-lit mansion with an interpreter. Meet on the front porch of the mansion. Parking is available in the event lot on Creek Road across from the mansion. $5 per person Auburn Valley State Park

Steamin' Days (Steamin' Thanksgiving)

Saturday, November 28, 2020

12:30 PM

Advance tickets are encouraged for contactless entry. Tickets can be purchased for four socially-distanced rides on the train or cars or admission to the mansion and grounds. All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the Marshall Steam Museum. For more information about what to expect, visit auburnheights.org or call 302-239-2385. Rides ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $8 per child under 13 Mansion and grounds ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $6 per child and 13

Add to Calendar 11/28/2020 12:30:00 PM 11/28/2020 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Steamin' Days (Steamin' Thanksgiving) Advance tickets are encouraged for contactless entry. Tickets can be purchased for four socially-distanced rides on the train or cars or admission to the mansion and grounds. All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the Marshall Steam Museum. For more information about what to expect, visit auburnheights.org or call 302-239-2385. Rides ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $8 per child under 13 Mansion and grounds ticket: $12 per adult age 13 and up, $6 per child and 13 Auburn Valley State Park

A Bridge Between Eras

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

12:00 PM

Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free

Add to Calendar 12/2/2020 12:00:00 PM 12/2/2020 1:00:00 PM America/New_York A Bridge Between Eras Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Thursday, December 3, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 12/3/2020 1:00:00 PM 12/3/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Friday, December 4, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 12/4/2020 1:00:00 PM 12/4/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Thursday, December 10, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 12/10/2020 1:00:00 PM 12/10/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Stroll with the Superintendent

Friday, December 11, 2020

9:00 AM

Put on your walking shoes to explore historic Yorklyn and learn about the adaptive reuse and cleanup of this former industrial site with Auburn Valley State Park's new superintendent. Meet at the Yorklyn Bridge Trail parking lot on Yorklyn Road. Free

Add to Calendar 12/11/2020 9:00:00 AM 12/11/2020 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Stroll with the Superintendent Put on your walking shoes to explore historic Yorklyn and learn about the adaptive reuse and cleanup of this former industrial site with Auburn Valley State Park's new superintendent. Meet at the Yorklyn Bridge Trail parking lot on Yorklyn Road. Free Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Friday, December 11, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 12/11/2020 1:00:00 PM 12/11/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

A Bridge Between Eras

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

12:00 PM

Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free

Add to Calendar 12/16/2020 12:00:00 PM 12/16/2020 1:00:00 PM America/New_York A Bridge Between Eras Come enjoy the cool fall weather and changing foliage on this 1-hour hike. Learn about the cross-continental journey of Auburn Valley’s new bridges, the history and engineering design of the structures and plans for the arrival of new bridges in the future. Meet in the Paper Mill Parking Lot on Benge Road. Free Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Thursday, December 17, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 12/17/2020 1:00:00 PM 12/17/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park

Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours

Friday, December 18, 2020

1:00 PM

Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both

Add to Calendar 12/18/2020 1:00:00 PM 12/18/2020 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Auburn Heights Mansion and Marshall Steam Museum Tours Capacity inside the newly renovated museum will be reduced to ensure enough room for proper social distancing. Self-guided experiences will have a designated route to ensure one-way paths and proper spacing. Beginning at 1 p.m., the hour-long tour of the Auburn Heights Mansion includes the two main floors; there are steps into the mansion as well as a flight of stairs inside Park in the event lot across from the mansion. $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both Auburn Valley State Park