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Nanticoke Indian Museum

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Interesting Local History

We rolled in right before closing one day. The couple managing the place stayed open an extra 15... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
Kimberly S
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Millsboro, Delaware
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A Decent Look At History

This is a great place to learn about the history of the Nanticoke Indians who once roamed... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
thetravelingtates
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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26673 John J. Williams Hwy, on corner of Oak Orchard St., enter from Oak Orchard, Route 5 South, Millsboro, DE
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

The museum has a lot of very good displays. The guides are great. There is a terrific children's library

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank gjw531
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

We rolled in right before closing one day. The couple managing the place stayed open an extra 15 minutes so we could look around. They told us stories about the artifacts on display. You could tell they truly enjoy working there.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Very interesting history told by a real native american. My grandson was very impressed.they had several stuffed animals on display. He told us of life back in the life of the Indians in early america.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is a great place to learn about the history of the Nanticoke Indians who once roamed uninhibited in the land. There are some really great displays of artifacts. Not much hands on stuff so not the best place for small children. There's a small...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank thetravelingtates
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped in the museum very interesting and the people were extremely helpful. They had a real Indian Pow Wow re-enactment that was so good and educational. Food was good . It is held every year recommend trying to get there . Real decedent’s of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank drewja2014
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Very friendly reception when we walked into the museum. We were escorted around the museum and when needed our questions were answered without hesitation. The museum is not very large but it contains a lot of history.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Well organized history of local indian tribe. Staff was very courteous and helpful Good information on Fall Pow Wow!

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Decided to view this “museum”. The only guide was busy with others, so couldn’t join them halfway thru,but still took my $3 entry fee! After the other family was done, the guide disappeared! Their so called gift shop, is one small counter. Left over T-shirt’s,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank PeachyAJ
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Wonderful and educational, lots of information and artifacts from years ago , volunteers are very helpful .Do stop by and visit the nanticoke museum.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Spinmyglobes
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Cost to much for what little you can see, it's only about 2-3 rooms, don't waste your time or money!

Date of experience: August 2016
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