Delmarva Discovery Museum

Open Now 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Monday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Tuesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Thursday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Friday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Saturday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Delmarva Discovery Center on the Pocomoke River serves as a source of learning and discovery for the public through the preservation and interpretation of its cultural and natural heritage.
 
Located on the Pocomoke River in downtown Pocomoke City, the Delmarva Discovery Center (DDC) is a living museum, a place for learning and discovery for visitors of all ages. The immersive and engaging exhibits take visitors on a timeless journey through Delmarva and through the Cypress Swamp. The exhibits focus on the river ecology and the human history of the Pocomoke River and Delmarva. The DDC continues to add to its unique collection, offering return visitors something new to discover each time they visit. The DDC offers a regular schedule of programs, tours, and presentations to families, school classes, youth groups, and other visitors.
 
The DDC is a 16,000 square foot, 1920’s era building and houses the exhibits, a Museum Store, classroom, and administrative space. Visitors can extend their visit to Pocomoke  by strolling through Cypress Park or walking through the Cypress Swamp on the Discovery Nature Trail. Also, within walking distance are the Sturgis One Room School House, The historic Mar-Va Theatre and the Costen House.
Delmarva Discovery Museum

Recent Reviews

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5 Delmarva Discovery Museum 62
#1 of 9 things to do in Pocomoke City
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Small but fun

A small but fun place. The attraction of course are the otters, but my kid loved the steamboat, "piloting" it and blowing the whistle against a screen of a river view. Also did the scavenger hunt...
5 5
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Pretty cool place

We came here with a 1, 5, 6, and 12 year old and two adults. Our admission for that was $35. We were greeted by a very friendly and helpful gentleman at the front who explained what we could expect...
5 5
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Must see

Fantastic little museum. I am a big otter fan and the two otters Mac and Tuck, were enigmatic and enchanting. This place is an absolute must see when in the area or driving by. In addition to the...
5 5
Delmarva Discovery Museum