Plan your Holiday Visit to New Castle, Delaware!
Soon the streets of New Castle will be transformed into a holiday sight to behold. Come enjoy our quaint town and visit to the Amstel House and Dutch House. Open Wednesday through Sundays until Sunday, December 29th. We'll be closed on Thursday, November 28th for Thanksgiving, but will reopen on Friday, November 29th with our houses dressed in their holiday best!
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NCHS announces a new field trip activity for 4th-6th graders!
Introducing a new hands-on, interactive student tour at the Amstel House, Social Networking in Colonial New Castle. This activity compares social networking in Colonial times to the social media of our time and includes tours of the Amstel House, Dutch House and a walking tour of Historic New Castle.
Click here for more information on our new student activity!
Volunteers needed for Spirit of Christmas Event on December 14th
NCHS is in need of volunteers to help out with the annual town-wide holiday event, Spirit of Christmas. Several positions and times are available at the Amstel House, Dutch House and Old Library Museum - there are many ways to help! We especially need help with the afternoon shifts from 12:30-3pm and 3-5:30pm. Bring a friend and enjoy the day in New Castle before or after your shift!
Click here to view our Evite and sign up as a volunteer!