Delaware Art Museum
Founded in 1912, the Delaware Art Museum is best known for its large collection of works by Wilmington native Howard Pyle and fellow American illustrators, a major collection of British Pre-Raphaelite art, urban landscapes by John Sloan and his circle, and a survey of American art from early 19th century through the present. Visitors can also enjoy the outdoor Copeland Sculpture Garden and a number of special exhibitions throughout the year.
Happy HoursThrough September 26
Glory of StoriesThrough December 27
Art is TastyThrough November 2
Mitch Lyons: The Hand TranslatedThrough February 2, 2020
Family 2nd SundayThrough November 10
ArtiniThrough November 8
Clay DateThrough November 8
Korean FestivalSeptember 21
Peace Week Delaware & Fall Equinox Labyrinth WalkSeptember 23
DelArt Readers Book ClubSeptember 26 - November 21
Painting BarnsOctober 5
Angela Fraleigh: Sound the Deep WatersOctober 5 - April 12, 2020
Pyxis Piano Quartet: Present from the PastOctober 10
Botanical Monotypes - 2 Day WorkshopOctober 12
The Living Legacy National Speaking Tour: David C. Driskell and Curlee R. Holton in ConversationOctober 19
Posing Beauty in African American CultureOctober 19 - January 26, 2020
Special Exhibition Tours: Posing BeautyOctober 20 - January 26, 2020
Performance: Raye Jones AveryOctober 24
Glory of Stories: Special Halloween EditionOctober 25
Mitch Lyons Technique DemoOctober 26
Performance: Kevin CopeNovember 10
Adobe Lightroom Image Processing DemoNovember 12 - November 19
Gelli-printed Holiday OrnamentsNovember 15 - November 16
Picturing Beauty: Celebrating Real WomenNovember 17
Connected: Duo ExtremeNovember 21
Inside LookNovember 22 - November 24
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.,
Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday - Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday and Tuesday: Closed.
Admission (effective January 1, 2009)
Museum admission includes entry into all galleries, including the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions. There is NO additional fee for any exhibitions.
Museum Members: Free admission every day
Sundays: Free* admission all day
*Museum admission is waived every Sunday thanks to major corporate sponsorship from AstraZeneca.
Paid Admission (Wednesday - Saturday for Non-Members)
Seniors (60+): $10.00
Students (w/valid ID): $6.00
Youth (ages 7-18): $6.00
Children (6 and under): Free
Families (up to 2 adults and 4 youth): $25
Driving Directions & Parking
Free parking available. The Delaware Art Museum is located on historic Kentmere Parkway in a quiet residential neighborhood.
DIRECTIONS FROM I-95
Traveling Northbound: In Delaware, take Exit 7 (Delaware Ave). From the exit ramp, turn left at the fourth light onto Delaware Ave. Follow Delaware Ave. to N. Bancroft Pkwy. Turn right onto N. Bancroft. Next, turn left onto Kentmere Pkwy. The Museum will be on your right.
Traveling Southbound: In Delaware, take Exit 7B (Delaware Ave). From the exit ramp, turn right at the first light onto Delaware Ave. Follow Delaware Ave. to N. Bancroft Pkwy. Turn right onto N. Bancroft. Next, turn left onto Kentmere Pkwy. The Museum will be on your right.
DIRECTIONS FROM THE NORTH ON RTE 202
Take RTE 202 South toward Wilmington. Exit at Augustine Cut-off (Just before the I-95 exit). Follow Augustine Cut-off untill it ends at Lovering Ave. Turn right on Lovering Ave. Make a slight right from Lovering Ave onto Kentmere Parkway.
The Museum is on the right.
DIRECTIONS FROM THE DELAWARE MEMORIAL BRIDGE
Merge onto I-95 N/US-202 N via the exit on the left toward Wilmington. Take Exit 7 (Delaware Ave). From the exit ramp, turn left at the fourth light onto Delaware Ave. Follow Delaware Ave. to N. Bancroft Pkwy. Turn right onto N. Bancroft. Next, turn left onto Kentmere Pkwy. The Museum will be on your right.
other: Admission fees are charged as follows: Adults (19-59) $12, Seniors (60+) $10, Students (with valid ID) $6, Youth (7-18) $6, and Children (6 and under) free. Admission fees are waived Thursdays 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Sundays 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. thanks to support from generous individuals. For more information, call 302-571-9590 or 866-232-3714 (toll free), or visit delart.org.
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE 19806
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