Constitution Day

The Delaware Company is sponsoring a special program for Constitution Day at the Fort. John Conway will present a brand new program entitled “Publius vs. Cato: The Philosophical Battle Over the U.S. Constitution” in which he examines the arguments put forth in favor of ratifying the Constitution by Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison, writing as Publius, and the arguments presented against the Constitution presented by the anti-federalists writing as Cato and Brutus. The presentation begins at 1 p.m.

Upcoming Events

Patriots and Loyalists Weekend

The fort opens at 10 a.m. Reading the Declaration of Independence with a Tory response, begins at 1 p.m.

Saturday, July 8, 2023
Fort Delaware

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18th Century Herbal Remedies

The Bold Gold Media Speaker Series presents Registered Herbalist Richard Mandelbaum on the topic 18th Century Herbal Remedies

Sunday, July 30, 2023 at 2 p.m.
Fort Delaware

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18th Century Physicians: Medicines, Implements & Techniques

The Bold Gold Media Speaker Series presents Professor Donald Terpening: Medicines, Implements, and Techniques of 18th Century Physicians 

Saturday, July 29 at 2 p.m.
Fort Delaware

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