Exhibits, Events and Programs

  1. Thu May 24

    Got Junk? Crafts with a Re-purpose Bring your recyclables and turn them into keepsakes. Egg cartons, old jewelry, plastic bottles and more are used in these easy workshops that turn your trash into treasures. Each workshop features a different recyclable. Call (302) 761-4340 to register. Ages 7-Adults
  2. Thu May 31

    Art & Nature in the Park at Rockwood Stop in for a fun family-oriented art project, nature walk or game. Something new each week. Visit the Farmers Market after the program. Call (302) 761-4340 to register. $1 fee. All ages.
  3. Sat Jun. 2

    Nature Rangers at Rockwood Park Learn about nature, plants, wildlife and ways to keep the environment and yourself healthy while exploring the park. Complete all four sessions and earn a Nature Ranger badge. Dress for the weather and bring a snack. Registration required at nccde.org/livehealthy. Ages 5-7
  4. Sat Jun. 9

    Nature Rangers at Rockwood Park Learn about nature, plants, wildlife and ways to keep the environment and yourself healthy while exploring the park. Complete all four sessions and earn a Nature Ranger badge. Dress for the weather and bring a snack. Registration required at nccde.org/livehealthy. Ages 5-7
  5. Sat Jun. 16

    Nature Rangers at Rockwood Park Learn about nature, plants, wildlife and ways to keep the environment and yourself healthy while exploring the park. Complete all four sessions and earn a Nature Ranger badge. Dress for the weather and bring a snack. Registration required at nccde.org/livehealthy. Ages 5-7
  6. Sat Jun. 23

    New Castle County Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park Eat, shop, play, listen and stay all day at the 2018 WJBR New Castle County Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park on June 23rd & 24th
  7. Sun Jun. 24

    New Castle County Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park Eat, shop, play, listen and stay all day at the 2018 WJBR New Castle County Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park on June 23rd & 24th
  8. Fri Jul. 13

    Delaware Shakespeare Summer Festival: Much Ado About Nothing Summer Festival: Much Ado About Nothing TICKETS ON SALE JUNE 1 Much Ado About Nothing July 13-29, 2018 Rockwood Park Directed by Bi Jean Ngo “We are the only love-gods” Beatrice and Benedick, Shakespeare’s merry warriors, take part in the ultimate battle of wits. Will love and light win out? Or will darkness and deception carry the day? Join us for our 16th summer of Shakespeare under the stars. “The world must be peopled!”
  9. Sat Jul. 14

    Delaware Shakespeare Summer Festival: Much Ado About Nothing Summer Festival: Much Ado About Nothing TICKETS ON SALE JUNE 1 Much Ado About Nothing July 13-29, 2018 Rockwood Park Directed by Bi Jean Ngo “We are the only love-gods” Beatrice and Benedick, Shakespeare’s merry warriors, take part in the ultimate battle of wits. Will love and light win out? Or will darkness and deception carry the day? Join us for our 16th summer of Shakespeare under the stars. “The world must be peopled!”
  10. Sun Jul. 15

    Delaware Shakespeare Summer Festival: Much Ado About Nothing Summer Festival: Much Ado About Nothing TICKETS ON SALE JUNE 1 Much Ado About Nothing July 13-29, 2018 Rockwood Park Directed by Bi Jean Ngo “We are the only love-gods” Beatrice and Benedick, Shakespeare’s merry warriors, take part in the ultimate battle of wits. Will love and light win out? Or will darkness and deception carry the day? Join us for our 16th summer of Shakespeare under the stars. “The world must be peopled!”
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  1. Philip Nord

    Park & Museum Director

  2. Physical Address
    4651 Washington St. Extension
    Wilmington, DE 19809

    Mailing Address
    610 Shipley Road
    Wilmington, DE 19809

    Phone: 302-761-4340

    Hours
    Garden and Park
    Daily
    6 am - 10 pm

    Museum Tours
    Wednesday - Saturday
    10 am - 3 pm, tours on the hour
    Sunday
    12-3pm, tours on the hour

    Closed on All Major and New Castle County Holidays


Find more events and programs in the Happenings Guide.

Happenings