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Treasures of the Sea

21179 College Dr, Located Inside Delaware Technical Community College, Georgetown, DE 19947-4193
+1 302-259-6150
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Definitely worth the trip

My husband and I were on our way to catch the Lewes Ferry and decided to stop and check out the... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
victoriap888
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Leesburg
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What a Hidden Gem!

We were intrigued by the Smithsonian offer of free tickets.Nestled in the library of the college, a... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
jkling1307
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Millsboro, Delaware
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“gift shop” (2 reviews)
“jewelry” (2 reviews)
“artifacts” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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21179 College Dr, Located Inside Delaware Technical Community College, Georgetown, DE 19947-4193
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+1 302-259-6150
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were on our way to catch the Lewes Ferry and decided to stop and check out the exhibit. My husband is from Spain so we thought that it would be interesting to see and it really was. It was hidden on...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

We were intrigued by the Smithsonian offer of free tickets.Nestled in the library of the college, a different world engaged us! There was easy access and the way was clearly marked.We were greeted promptly by the curator, Susan-- what a great person, as she was...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Worth your while to visit especially for the kids. Artifacts from old Spanish shipwrecks off the coast of Florida.

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Reviewed 24 May 2016

I lived by the Treasures by the sea for many years and finally went to visit through a museum promo and what a nice surprise and very informative it was....I have since taken family and friends there several times.

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Reviewed 8 February 2016

This is a small museum that is filled with treasures from the Spanish Galleon, the Nuestra Senora de Atocha, which sank. There are silver bars and coins; gold coins, bar and jewelry; cannons, video, tank replicating the sea, etc. The director gave us a tour...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2015

Here I thought by "treasures" they meant sea shells and other sorts of natural items found in the ocean (Georgetown is on the road to Rehoboth Beach after all). WRONG! This fascinating exhibit in the library building of the Delaware Technical Community College is all...More

1  Thank Ted S
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maryannmassey
25 May 2016|
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