Accommodation in Wilmington
Wilmington has a number of accommodations for you to choose from, which you can investigate and book on Travelocity's Wilmington hotel deals page.
The Hotel du Pont, at 11th and Market Streets, or the Homewood Suites by Hilton Newark-Wilmington South, at 640 South College Avenue, are teeming with opulence and charm. If those aren't right for your present needs, maybe you'll prefer the Courtyard by Marriott Newark-University of Delaware, at 400 David Hollowell Drive, or the Embassy Suites Newark - Wilmington/South, situated at 654 S College Ave.
Wilmington Vacation Packages
Wilmington Vacation Packages
This Delaware area is called home by upwards of 71,000 local inhabitants.
40 miles (64 kilometers) to the south is the state capital city of Dover, and about 4 miles (6 kilometers) east lies Penns Grove.
If you and your family are on the lookout for some fun activities, you'll find there are a lot of things to choose from. Why not take your kids to blow off some steam at Frightland or Hullabaloo Amusement Center? You can also consider Delaware Rock Gym or Bowlerama.
Come in your most comfortable walking shoes, grab your video camera and enjoy a day surrounded by the large collection of beautiful animals in the Brandywine Zoo.
The Mt. Cuba Center and the University of Delaware Botanic Gardens are pretty spots where tourists, and community members, can enjoy a wide variety of seasonal plants.
If you like visiting urban parkland areas, you've come to the right place. Why not set up a picnic at Christina Park or go for an invigorating jog at Rockford Park? Alternatively, Fort Christina Park and Burton Brown Winchester Park are two other great spots worth stopping by.
On arrival, you might find it useful to enquire at the visitor center, DuPont Environmental Education Center.
Some of the most well-known visitor attractions are the impressive number of nature reserves. You'll be amazed when you witness the raw beauty of Fort Delaware State Park and Brandywine Creek State Park. You might also like to visit Lums Pond State Park or Alapocas Woods Park.
If you're after some museums, then you're in luck. Wilmington has several to choose from. Spend some time at the Delaware Sports Hall of Fame, the Wilmington and Western Railroad or the Delaware Toy & Miniature Museum.
This destination has a past that is closely linked to sea travel. The Kalmar Nyckel Museum and Shipyard makes a great place to hear some remarkable exploits and view antique boat parts and paraphernalia
Want to learn about some fascinating scientific breakthroughs? Check for group tours at Mount Cuba Astronomical Observatory, a unique science-focussed museum here.
Make your way over to the Delaware Museum of Natural History. This natural history museum is packed with eye-opening models and exhibits, and that's why it's a fantastic place for your entire family.
You'll find some solid art spaces in Wilmington. Take in some captivating pieces of art at the Delaware Art Museum, the Andre Harvey Studio or the Sommerville Manning Gallery.
The curious-minded might like to see the history museums around town. Contemplate the collections to learn about past happenings that have influenced Wilmington's culture. The Hagley Museum and Library and the Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library are two of the most impressive options, and are good to begin with. The Rockwood Park and Museum is also worthwhile if you have the time.
This area is famous for its many historic areas. Take a couple of pictures of the University of Delaware and Amstel House. There's also Historic Houses of Odessa and George Read II House if you still would like to see more.
While you're vacationing here, set aside some time to see a couple of the religious buildings. Old Swedes Church, Saint Anthony of Padua Church and Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church are all great options.
Some people might be happy with the ordinary when passing through Wilmington, but the more adventurous seek out other, hidden destinations. Kirkwood Soccer Complex and the Delaware Park Racetrack and Slots are two examples of how to make your experience that much more interesting. Fairfield Park and Kells Park are equally interesting choices to visit.
Packages in Wilmington
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Situated near the airport, this motel is 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Christiana Care Health System and within 6 mi (10 km) of Christiana Mall and Meadowood Shopping ...
Located in Downtown, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of DuPont Theatre, Grand Opera House, and Delaware State University Wilmington. Brown Park and Brandywine ...
Located in Downtown, this hotel is steps from Grand Opera House and Delaware State University Wilmington. DuPont Theatre and Delaware Theater Company are also ...
Situated in the suburbs, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Banning Park, Christiana Care Health System, and Amstel House. Old Court House and Wilmington and ...
Located in the heart of Newark, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Bob Carpenter Center and 1.5 mi (2.5 km) from University of Delaware. Fred Rust Ice Arena ...
Situated in Newark, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Bob Carpenter Center and Fred Rust Ice Arena. University of Delaware Botanic Gardens and University ...
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 1.5 mi (2.5 km) from Glendale Park and within 6 mi (10 km) of Christiana Mall and Kirkwood Soccer Complex. Amstel House ...