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Frenchtown Railroad Ticket Office

Delaware Street, Battery Park, New Castle, DE
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It's there, nothing exciting

It's there, nothing exciting, just a shed with a bit of railroad track next to it and an explainer... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
gostartraveler
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Forked River, New Jersey
Beautiful scenic area

There is so much to see in this area - lovely and historical! It is on a park for children to be... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
HurricaneEmpress
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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10 Feb 2018
“It's there, nothing exciting”
2 Sep 2016
“Beautiful scenic area”
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Constructed in 1832, the Frenchtown Railroad Ticket Office is a tiny building that was once part of a railroad in the Civil War period. The building found its home in Battery Park, New Castle, Delware in the 1950's.
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Delaware Street, Battery Park, New Castle, DE
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

It's there, nothing exciting, just a shed with a bit of railroad track next to it and an explainer plaque next to it as well. Would be nice if it were open or someone at the ticker office could give us an overview about the...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

There is so much to see in this area - lovely and historical! It is on a park for children to be able to play or if you just want to take a walk. There are beautiful homes to see all around this that will...More

1  Thank HurricaneEmpress
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Reviewed 11 November 2015

Small railroad ticket booth with a historical plaque describing some historical information relative to the Frenchtown Railroad that once came to Old New Castle.

1  Thank Keith C
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

It is just a monument in Battery Park, but interesting still. Visit both venues. You can not go inside but you can envision the railroad going from the pier to the train

2  Thank JoetheHappyTraveler
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Reviewed 24 May 2015

The Frenchtown Railroad Ticket office is a landmark with not much of an attraction. If you drive down to the water you can see it, but I feel not worth driving down. There just for it. The waters view is amazing and the tiny white...More

1  Thank Jack L
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Reviewed 4 March 2015

A tiny white structure in Battery Park visible on the right hand side near the end of Delaware St. Considering its age the ticket office is in pretty good condition, with an obviously modern roof. I've found it's a neat subject for photographs depending on...More

Thank Doubutsu
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Reviewed 28 August 2012

It's just an old square building. usually closed I believe, but the park and view of the river and its surroundings are the real attraction.

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Reviewed 28 January 2008

Located in Battery Park in Historic New Castle, Delaware, a short drive from the Delaware Memorial Bridge (I-295). Follow Rt. 9 south to the "Historic New Castle" sign. Turn left onto Delaware Avenue, the main drag of the little town. The closer you get to...More

7  Thank JHF08
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