We are super excited to announce the return of Otterly Silly Saturdays beginning this Saturday, February 6th. This program gives guests a chance to watch the otters enjoy a special treat, such as live fish or a peanut butter filled toy, while learning about this native animal. This fifteen-minute program begins at noon and advance reservations are required. Don't wait! Schedule your appointment today!   


We would like to remind everyone that the Museum will continue to be open by appointment only.  Schedule your visit now by calling (410) 957-9933.  Our regular hours are Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Groups are limited to 10 people at this time.   

After your tour, enjoy a private shopping experience in the museum's gift shop. 

Advanced reservations are required and can be made online at delmarvadiscoverycenter.org or by calling the Museum at 410-957-9933.   

Explore the unique world between the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean

and discover how the lives of the people on Delmarva are shaped by the water and land, and how the people, in turn, reshape this environment. 

Please consider donating to the Museum.  Any amount is greatly appreciated!

See what's happening during your visit. We have activities every day!

Our gift shop is open to the public and houses a variety of toys, apparel, local art, and so much more!

Be a part of our team here at the museum and assist us in our day-to-day operations!

Never miss out on the fun with our annual membership options!


Explore the rich history of Delmarva by perusing a number of artifacts and scenes, all featuring information about the traditions and livelihoods of Delmarva natives.  


Learn about the lifestyle and characteristics of a variety of species that are native to Delmarva. Guests will be able to see these animals up close and gain insight on their  importance to the natural environment. 



Imagine what it was like to steer a steamboat, live in a wigwam, or sneak a peak inside a beaver's dam. Our interactive exhibits allow visitors these exact experiences. Don't miss dipping your hands in our touch tank! 

Our museum is self-guided. You may explore our exhibits at your own pace. Feel free to ask our staff members questions!

This place is so awesome! So much hands on learning for the kids and adults too! Staff was very nice and very knowledgeable! Exhibits are well cared for and clean as well! We will definitely be returning!

- Lindsey M.

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