Why Wilmington is a Great Place to Raise a Family
In the first part of this series we highlighted Wilmington’s plethora family-friendly and community building festivals.
In this post, we’re going to take a look at took at the variety of attractions throughout Wilmington and the surrounding area. There’s always something fun and new to do in Wilm!
The Children’s Museum – Kids love their fun and interactive exhibits. With new events every month it’ll quickly become a go-to family activity.
Delaware History Museum – There’s no better way to understand Delaware’s history than this 150 year old museum.
The Delaware Museum of Natural History – With tons of eye-popping exhibits kids love exploring this museum and getting involved in their monthly events.
Not only that, but there are also live performance theatres, including:
Delaware Children’s Theatre – With a goal to enrich children’s cultural life, the DCT has been entertaining families of all sizes for over 40 seasons.
The Grande – A nonprofit arts organization promoting opera and other live performances
Wilmington Blue Rocks – An affordable way to enjoy live sports, watching the Blue Rocks is a great family activity. The Blue Rocks also run several family and kids programs like summer camps and events to get involved.
Delaware Blue Coats – Playing in the 76ers Fieldhouse right here in Wilmington, the Blue Coats have a close affiliation with the NBA team. They host tons of community events and are always entertaining to watch.
We hope you enjoyed Part 2 of why Wilmington is a great place to raise a family – Part 3 coming soon!