Lady Louise’s Afternoon Tea: NOW ON SALE

Lady Louise’s Afternoon Tea: NOW ON SALE

Enjoy tea, and talk with Louise Denver – matriarch of Rombach Place – while learning about the famous family who called our museum home! Join the Society for another lively afternoon tea at historic Rombach Place. Bite-sized foods and a variety of teas...
Throwback Thursday: 1914, not 1910!

Throwback Thursday: 1914, not 1910!

Thanks for helping us crack the case, history sleuths!   With help from our followers and fellow history nerds, we have discovered a recent Throwback Thursday image was mislabeled as the 1910 Wilmington Homecoming, but rather is from the 1914 Fall Festival in...
Decoration Day and more in 1872!

Decoration Day and more in 1872!

https://www.wnewsj.com/opinion/columns/201588/decoration-day-and-more-in-1872 The following information was found in the Wilmington Journal dated June 6, 1872: ‘A Glorious Decoration Day In Wilmington’ According to previous arrangements a large number of ladies,...

A new tavern with an Ole Town vibe

If you’ve ever wondered why #localhistorymatters – here’s your sign We are beyond honored to have partnered with Tony Butcher to help bring his Ole Town Tavern bar to life with #vintage photos from our archives! Next time you’re visiting, be sure to check out...