Thursdays in August starting at 9 a.m. at the bandstand. The tour is a 50-minute gentle stroll around downtown.
Reservations are required. Those interested may register by going to our website and visiting the Events page, or click here. The tours are listed on the calendar on the museum’s web page. Participants can sign up for tours by date.
Tours provide general information about the history of Rehoboth Beach while touching on several of the Storms that have shaped the coastline and the beachfront in town. The tour guide will lead walkers from the bandstand along Rehoboth Avenue, pointing out landmarks and providing photos of historical sites and events. Topics covered are the Native peoples of the area, The Methodist Camp Meetings, Hotels and Railroad service, shipwrecks and Horn’s Pavilion.
Walking tour goers are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes and bring a bottle of water or fill up a water bottle at the historic Women’s Christian Temperance Union Fountain on the boardwalk; one of the landmarks mentioned on the tour. There are restrooms available at the bandstand area.