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Delaware Public Archives

121 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd N, Dover, DE 19901-3638
+1 302-744-5000
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A treasure trove of information

I could not believe all the info available in this one place, and the employees cannot possibly be... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Phylzy
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Dover, Delaware
A Wealth Of Information For The State Of Delaware

Are you into ancestry? Are you looking for records of Births, Death, Marriages, Land grants or... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
RLW306
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Smyrna, Delaware
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

I could not believe all the info available in this one place, and the employees cannot possibly be more helpful.

Thank Phylzy
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Are you into ancestry? Are you looking for records of Births, Death, Marriages, Land grants or transfers that took place in Delaware? If your answer to this question is Yes, then you have come to the right place. I have been very successful at finding...More

Thank RLW306
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A great source to find you ancestry background, lots of artifacts to research with. Very helpful and polite staff

Thank tom b
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Just stopped in for tourist information on the area. The desk clerk was extremely kind and helpful. There are tons of travel brochures there and clean restrooms.

Thank Megan P
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Was at the archives to assist someone with some genealogy research. The people there were knowledgeable about their collection and were able to help me find what I was looking for

Thank deladypilot
Reviewed 23 October 2015

What a wonderful place to do genealogy research. Such a nice building, and everyone was so helpful. We traveled from Indiana to Delaware to do research and were amazed at all the information we were able to find. This is a first class facility.

Thank Shirley B
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Everybody was very impressed with the food and employees. The waiters and waitresses were very professional. Will go back in the future.

Thank patrick m
Reviewed 2 September 2015

This public facility is one of the finest archives of information dating back to the 1700's. Be prepared to spend a half day to learn about the First State

Thank HKonowitz3
Reviewed 28 August 2015

This archive holds all types of records for Delaware. If you are doing genealogy research, you don't have to go to multiple depositories like courts, archives etc. Its very organized and friendly. You get a personal tour of the research room facility by expert archivists....More

1  Thank scinperth
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Visited this government building when I researched my family history. Very nice building. Clean and quiet. You have to be prepared to put your personal items in a locker as they are not allowed in the building where researching is conducted. You can leave items...More

2  Thank GoingGreen100
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