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EVENTS

We host programs, tours and special events throughout the year.

Make your next event special by hosting it at The Arsenal!

UPCOMING EVENTS

Amstel House & Dutch House Open for Tours

Thursdays - Sundays through December 29

Take a guided tour of the Dutch House and Amstel House museums to learn about life in New Castle during the 17th and 18th centuries. Tours are scheduled at the top of the hour, alternating between houses. Tickets are available at the Visitor Center at the Arsenal. More info...

Exhibit: Fort Casimir & The Struggle for the Delaware Valley

Old Library Museum

May 18 through December 29, Weekends, Noon to 4:00 pm

Our new exhibit at the Old Library Museum explores early European settlement in the New Castle area especially the Dutch Forst Casimir. The exhibit s based on recent scholarship into the fort and its military history, and includes exhibitions of artifacts related to the fort and daily life there in the 17th century. Free. 

Art in the Garden

Wednesday, June 23, 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon of art, music, food and drinks in the historic Amstel House garden in New Castle, Delaware. Art in the Garden features some of Delaware's most creative artists, musicians and poets. Enjoy their work and performances in a relaxing, refined garden setting. Several artists will have works available for purchase. $25 per person. Tickets available here. 

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JANUARY

No events scheduled

APRIL

4 - Annual Meeting & Lecture

20 - Hearth Cooking at Amstel House

25 - Lecture

26 - Fourth Friday Art Loop

JULY

20 - Hearth Cooking at Amstel House

22 - 26 - Summer Camp

OCTOBER

3 - Lecture

6 - Lafayette Reception

11, 12, 18, 19, 25 & 26 - Hauntings

in History tours

19- Hearth Cooking at Amstel House

FEBRUARY

15 - Lecture

17 - Hearth Cooking at Amstel House

24 - Lecture

MAY

3 & 4 - May Market

11- Great Fire Encore Lecture

18 - A Day in Old New Castle

23 - Tax Credit Program

24 - Art Loop

AUGUST

17 - Hearth Cooking at Amstel House

NOVEMBER

16 - Hearth Cooking at Amstel House

23 - Holiday Exhibits Open in Historic Houses

MARCH

16 - Lecture

16 - Hearth Cooking at Amstel House

JUNE

5 - Garden Party

8 - Separation Day

8 - Hearth Cooking at Amstel House

21 - Find Out Fridays (start)

23 - Art in the Garden

SEPTEMBER

21 - Hearth Cooking at Amstel House

DECEMBER

13 - Fezziwig's Ball

14 - Spirit of Christmas

14 - Hearth Cooking at Amstel House

Looking for other things to do in New Castle?

Check out the New Castle Community Calendar

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THE ARSENAL

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