Days/hours of operation: Open year round (weather permitting) by appointment only. Call number above to schedule your visit.

Tours: Guided tours available. Complete tour takes at least 1.5 – 2 hours to complete. Small gift shop is located in Welcome Center. Call at least a week in advance to schedule your tour. The museum complex consists of several buildings and some walking is necessary.

Focus: Exhibits include horse drawn carriages and related memorabilia, telephone memorabilia, working church, one room school house, blacksmith shop, small gas station, barns, and original 10’ wide frying pan from Delmarva Chicken Festival. Also, Civil War Confederate monument and other miscellaneous displays too numerous to mention including Sussex County Return Day information.

Grade levels/ages: All ages, although carriages and telephone memorabilia would likely be of most interest to younger elementary students.