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.
Kids' Corner Creativity HoursThrough July 30
Glory of StoriesThrough April 21, 2018
Art is TastyThrough December 1
Outlooks Exhibition Series Assemblage: A Regional Collective of Women ArtistsThrough September 3
The Cover Sells the Book: Transformations in Commercial Book Publishing, 1860-1920Through August 27
Summer Art CampThrough August 4
The Original Mad Man: Illustrations by Mac ConnerThrough September 17
Retro Happy HoursThrough September 14
Craig Colorusso: Sound + LightThrough July 23
Summer Art Camp - Session 4: CartoonsJuly 24 - August 4
Family Night: Moonlight, Moon BrightAugust 3
Connected: Respect to the QueenzAugust 13
Sunday StudioAugust 13 - November 12
Evening for EducatorsAugust 24
Robert Wittman Lecture and Book SigningSeptember 7
Connected: Re-Entry - A Performance Tribute to VeteransSeptember 7 - November 10
Connected: The Day Before Tomorrow Live PerformanceSeptember 16
Tableau: The Art of Richard CleaverSeptember 16 - January 7, 2018
Fall Free WritesSeptember 21 - October 29
Peace Week Delaware & Fall Equinox Labyrinth WalkSeptember 22
Concerts on KentmereSeptember 28
Korean FestivalSeptember 30
The Fabric of Life: Works in Fiber by the Harmony Weavers GuildSeptember 30 - January 19, 2018
Artist Gallery Talk: Richard CleaverOctober 14
Teacher Workshop: Secret Relic SculpturesOctober 14
Art+Science FestivalOctober 15
An American Journey: The Art of John SloanOctober 21 - January 28, 2018
Connected: Portraits of WilmingtonOctober 22
Dia de los Muertos Luminaria Labyrinth WalkNovember 2
Symposium & Public Talks: International Perspectives in the Era of John Sloan and the Ashcan SchoolNovember 2 - November 3
Inside Look Series: Sloan's Self-PortraitsNovember 2 - November 5
Connected Open HouseNovember 9
the seeing glassNovember 18 - January 14, 2018
End-of-Year Writersâ Gathering and CelebrationNovember 30
Winter Arts FestivalDecember 8 - December 9
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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