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Delaware State Police Museum and Education Center

1425 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901-2212
+1 302-739-7700
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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 30 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
renee7177
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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 May 30, 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.

1  Thank JBourne4
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Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

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

Thank renee7177
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Reviewed January 25, 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

Thank Teresa B
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Reviewed September 16, 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.

Thank Brittany J
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Reviewed August 5, 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

Thank HSY1
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Reviewed July 5, 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

Thank Richard B
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Reviewed June 18, 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!

Thank MargaritaMom2010
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Reviewed May 31, 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

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Reviewed May 2, 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

Thank Chaim K
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Reviewed September 22, 2015

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

Thank Shirley W
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The museum and parking are free. They do have a gift shop
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