Lecture/tours of the hull of the DeBraak

Explore the history of the DeBraak which was capsized and lost off the Delaware coast. Program includes a trip to the hull facility in nearby Cape Henlopen State Park for a curator-led tour of the surviving section of the ship’s hull. Zwaanendael Museum, 102 Kings Highway, Lewes.

During 2018, tours will take place both on Thursday mornings and on selected Saturday evenings. Thursday tours will take place at 9 a.m. on the following dates:  Aug. 30; and Sept. 6, 13, 20 and 27. Saturday tour will take place at 5 p.m. on Aug. 25.

Admission is $10 per person (cash or check only). For reservations, e-mail  or call 302-645-1148. Tours are restricted to individuals age 10 and up with space limited to 12 participants per tour. Walk-ups are welcome but space is not guaranteed. Special tours, for groups of 10 to 15, may be arranged in advance by contacting the museum. U.S. military personnel are invited to attend free lecture/tours of the hull of His Majesty's Sloop DeBraak.