ATTENTION: Our partners at Old Swedes Historic Site have reopened for outdoor tours by reservation. Please visit their website for the most up to date information.
Old Swedes Historic Site serves as a reminder of the early Swedish settlement that once thrived along the Christina River. While visiting this site you will travel through time as you learn about the earliest settlers buried here to some of the people that for and against Women’s Right to Vote.
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Fees & Passes
There is no fee to visit Fort Christina, but Old Swedes Church and the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation do charge a small fee. Together, these three sites beautifully illustrate the founding of the New Sweden colony. If you are interested in visiting all three sites you can purchase a Christina Cultural Trail Pass. The pass can be purchased at Old Swedes Church, or the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation. If you only want to visit Fort Christina there is no fee for tours.
3-for-1 Christina Cultural Trail Pass
606 N. Church Street, Wilmington DE, 19801
Hours of Operation
This site is interpreted by our partners at the Old Swedes Foundation. For questions regarding tours, special programs, or hours please visit their website or call them at: (302) 652-5629
Last updated: November 4, 2020