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#1 of 8 things to do in Pocomoke City
Great little discovery center
During a rainy day on our ocean city trip. We headed down to the Delmarva Discovery Center in Pocomoke. The center was very entertaining for my 4 and 5 year old. They fed the sea otters and took some...read full review
This was my first time visiting. I have lived her 40 years. I was amazed at the history inside as well as the other. Ny teenage grandkids loved it.read full review
Eastern Shore Wildlife and history
Great visit. Bigger than it looks. Excellent Native American exhibit!! Interesting turtle displays and local folklore.read full review
Delmarva Discovery Museum
Open Today 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
2 Market St, Pocomoke City, MD 21851(410) 957-9933
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.