Just the Facts
Open Tuesday through Sunday, 9am–4:30pm
(Closed on Mondays, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, Easter Sunday, and during the day on the Fourth of July)
The Museum is open on the following holiday Mondays:
***The Museum will be closed Tuesday, September 2 – Monday, September 15 for museum maintenance. We will reopen on Tuesday, September 16.***
$12 general admission (children 12 months and under are free); museum Members are always FREE. Become a Member today »
Our FREE parking lot is directly across the street from the restaurants' parking lots—a quick and easy stroll to the DCM.
Snacks, water, juice, and coffee are available for purchase in our Fun in Store gift shop. Outside food and beverage is also permitted into the DCM; seating is limited.
The Big Yellow Building in Riverfront Wilmington:
550 Justison Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
For older GPS systems, use 550 S. Madison Street.
When you are traveling down Justison Street, you will see The Big Yellow Building (us!) on the left hand side; go through the stop light at Beech Street, and take your first right into that parking lot.
Before You Go