Lewes Historical Society

110 Shipcarpenter Street
Lewes, DE 19958

(302) 645-7670

(302) 645-2375 (Fax)


The Society's Visitor Center & Museum Shop is located at the Ryves Holt House at the corner of Second & Mulberry Streets. Stop in and see the exciting treasures that can be purchased in the oldest house still standing on its original foundation in the State of Delaware! Open Daily 10 am-4 pm. Out for a stroll in lovely historic Lewes? Do take time to meander to the end of Second Street and walk the grounds of The Lewes Historical Society's complex. See and read about the various periods of Lewes history on the descriptive signs and view the different styles of architecture represented. The grounds are open to the public daily Monday Friday, 10 am-4 pm. Free. Be sure to check the Lewes Chamber of Commerce calendar for all the exciting events hosted by The Lewes Historical Society. You won't want to miss them! Visit www.historiclewes.org for a schedule of weekly tours.


Contact Chamber

Phone 302-645-8073
Toll-Free 877-465-3937

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Chamber Hours of Operation

Year Round
M-F 10am - 4pm
Memorial Day thru Sept. 30th
Saturday 9am - 3pm
Sunday 10am - 2pm