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.
Glory of StoriesThrough December 27
Mitch Lyons: The Hand TranslatedThrough February 2, 2020
DelArt Readers Book ClubThrough November 21
Angela Fraleigh: Sound the Deep WatersThrough April 12, 2020
Posing Beauty in African American CultureThrough January 26, 2020
Special Exhibition Tours: Posing BeautyThrough January 26, 2020
Adobe Lightroom Image Processing DemoThrough November 19
Connected: Duo ExtremeNovember 21
Inside LookNovember 22 - November 24
The Annual Museum Store Holiday SaleDecember 1 - December 8
Connected Series Open HouseDecember 5
Art is TastyDecember 6 - February 7, 2020
Family 2nd SundaysDecember 8 - February 9, 2020
End-of-Year Writers Gathering and Open MicDecember 12
Winter Arts FestivalDecember 13
Clay DateDecember 13 - March 13, 2020
ArtiniDecember 13 - March 13, 2020
Winter Arts FestivalDecember 14
Winter Solstice Labyrinth WalkDecember 21
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of ServiceJanuary 1, 2020
Portrait Photography WorkshopJanuary 11, 2020
Community Preschool FairJanuary 12, 2020
Quarterly Open Studio and CritiqueJanuary 18, 2020
The Black Iris Project: A Mother's RiteJanuary 23, 2020
DelArt Readers Book ClubJanuary 30 - February 27, 2020
Joel Ross Good VibesFebruary 13, 2020
Landscape Painting from Photographs in GouacheFebruary 22 - February 29, 2020
Inside LookFebruary 23, 2020
Inside LookFebruary 28, 2020
Julio daCunha: Modernizing MythsFebruary 29 - May 10, 2020
Beautiful Bowls WorkshopMarch 7, 2020
Solarplate Etching - 2 Day WorkshopMarch 7 - March 8, 2020
Cold Porcelain WorkshopMarch 14, 2020
Abstract and Expressionistic Painting TechniquesMarch 14, 2020
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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