Directions to Rockwood Park & Museum

GPS Address: 4651 Washington Street Extension, Wilmington Delaware 19809

From the South

Travel Alert:  The Northbound I-95 Exit 9 (Marsh Road) is closed.

  • Follow I-95 North past Wilmington
  • Take Exit 8 / Concord Pike Exit
  • Stay Right at the exit towards Concord Pike/Wilmington
  • As you continue on the exit stay left for "To Miller Road/Broom St East."
  • At the light turn left into the left turning lane on 202. 
  • At traffic light turn left onto Broom Street
  • Continue straight onto Miller Road
  • Continue on Miller Road to Lea Boulevard
  • Make a right onto Lea Boulevard
  • Continue to Washington Street Extension
  • Turn left onto Washington Street Extension at the traffic light
  • Continue to Shipley Road. 
  • You will see the Rockwood Park entrance on your left. 
  • Make a U-TURN at Shipley Road onto Washington Street Extension. 
  • Make a right into Rockwood Park entrance.

Alternate Route: I-495

  • I-495 South to Exit 4A Governor Printz Boulevard. 
  • At the end of the offramp continue across GOVERNOR PRINTZ BOULVEARD onto EDGEMOORE ROAD. 
  • Continue to WASHINGTON STREET EXTENSION. 
  • Turn left onto WASHINGTON STREET EXTENTION. 
  • Turn right into Rockwood Park.

From the North

  • Follow I-95 South toward Wilmington
  • Take Exit 9 / Marsh Road Exit
  • At stop light, turn left, go under I-95 overpass then immediately turn right onto Carr Road
  • Following the brown and white Rockwood Museum signs
  • At stop sign turn right onto Washington Street Extension
  • Go through traffic light at the intersection of Shipley Road and Washington Street
  • Rockwood Park is on your right just after the intersection

Alternate Route: I-495

  • I-495 NORTH to Exit 4 Governor Printz Boulevard. 
  • At the end of the offramp continue across GOVERNOR PRINTZ BOULVEARD onto EDGEMOORE ROAD. 
  • Continue to WASHINGTON STREET EXTENSION. 
  • Turn left onto WASHINGTON STREET EXTENTION. 
  • Turn right into Rockwood Park.

From Route 202

  • Follow Route 202 to Murphy Road
  • From 202 North turn right onto Murphy Road
  • From 202 South turn left onto Murphy Road
  • Follow Murphy Road about one mile. At the third traffic light, turn right onto Shipley Road
  • Follow Shipley Road about one mile to a traffic light at the Shipley Road / Washington Street intersection
  • Turn right, Rockwood Park is on your right

If you are a park visitor, use the first large double parking lot. To reach the Mansion and Carriage House, continue driving through the parking lot. Turn left, and go to the top of the hill, then turn right at the top of the hill. The Carriage House is on the left. Parking for the Carriage House is on the right. To reach the Mansion, continue driving around the Carriage House. The Mansion will be on your right. Mansion parking is on the left.