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Delaware State Police Museum and Education Center

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Really cool.

Went in on a whim. Really a nice setup and well done. Some interesting stuff (if you like police... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
JBourne4
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Carmel, New York
Kid friendly

Nice and informational. The best park is sitting in the police car and doing sirens and lights... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
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30 May 2017
“Really cool.”
22 Mar 2017
“Kid friendly”
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See the development of policing since 1926.
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1425 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2212
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+1 302-739-7700
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

Went in on a whim. Really a nice setup and well done. Some interesting stuff (if you like police stuff). We all owe much support and appreciation to those in law enforcement.(Despite my ticket in DE years ago!) LOL. Thanks for all you do.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank JBourne4
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Nice and informational. The best park is sitting in the police car and doing sirens and lights. Very kid friendly.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank renee7177
Reviewed 26 January 2017

This museum is almost as great as the Law Enforcement museum in DC. It is a beautiful site to visit. I truly enjoyed the design of the cars and the homicide scene. I think police officers like myself will truly enjoy visiting this museum. The...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 17 September 2016

This museum is free and definitely worth the visit. Some of the interactive items are broken, but it doesn't take away from the allure.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Brittany J
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This museum is easily missed but you should not miss out on the opportunity to see it. Nice displays and very moving display of fallen DSP Troopers. Great collection of police cars. The Director is very friendly and represents the museum well. Plan on 1.5...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank HSY1
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We were the only visiters while we were there so the retired police officer on duty was able to show us round. A small museum with some interesting exhibits including a mock up of a crime scene where you are invited to solve the crime....More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Richard B
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Sort of an unusual stop but highly recommended! Lots of police history, wonderful displays of police uniforms, vehicles, equipment and more. Don't miss this one!

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank MargaritaMom2010
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Stopped by while in Dover on a business trip. Museum is situated on the grounds of the HQ and academy of the Delaware State Police. Front desk person, most likely a retired trooper, was friendly and asked if I needed any guidance, but I said...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank LobstaMan
Reviewed 3 May 2016

The museum is curated by a retired police officer, and he helped my kids find clues in the interactive crime scene, and let them sit in the police car and play with the lights. Another museum employee dressed as McGruff the Crime Dog and posed...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Chaim K
Reviewed 22 September 2015

A good experience for all types of families. Children will love this. Interesting facts and everyone will learn something coming here

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Shirley W
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The museum and parking are free. They do have a gift shop
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