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Laurel's Vets Remember

Stars & Stripes over Laurel

on March 7th, 7:00 PM

at the

Laurel Heritage Museum

The Laurel Historical Society has worked for over thirty years to ensure that the rich cultural history of Laurel, Delaware is never lost.  Please take some time to look through our site to see the projects that we have done and those that we are currently working on, as well as how you can help to preserve the history of Laurel.  Whether you're researching your family tree, you have a passion for history, or you're just curious about times past, the Laurel Historical Society is here to make sure that no portion of our history is forgotten.

Laurel Historical Society's

40th Anniversary Dinner​​​​​​​​​

Annual Membership Types
Member(s) Name(s)

Photos Courtesy of  Paula M. Shannon Photography

Photos from the "Stars & Stripes Over Laurel" Exhibit Opening & Members Reception

Want to see some great photos of Laurel from years ago?   Visit the Delaware Heritage Collection's Laurel items.  Click here and enjoy!!


Monthly Discussions at the Laurel Public Library

Last Thursday of Each Month at 10:30 AM

March 29th - Grand Dames:
Laurel's Homes and Buildings

Laurel Historical Society's

Bulldog Spirit Sports Banquet​​​​​​​​​

​​​Monthly Open Houses

The once per month Open Houses at the Heritage Museum and the Cook House will next take place March 4, 2018.    Be sure to come see the new exhibit, titled "Stars & Stripes Over Laurel - Military Might Through the Years" at the Heritage Museum.  It grandly showcases  the brave men and women of Laurel who have bravely served this country during times of war.​    See a slideshow of the exhibit's opening reception below.

No matter if it's summer or winter, there's always something going on at the Laurel Historical Society!  Click here to check out our Calendar of Events.