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Nanticoke Heritage Byway

Welcome to the Nanticoke Heritage Byway, a scenic and historic route that winds through the heart of Sussex County, Delaware.

Top Destinations

The Nanticoke Heritage Byway is a hidden gem in southern Delaware that offers visitors a glimpse into the region’s rich cultural heritage and natural beauty. From stunning parks to historic mansions, here are some of the top destinations to visit along the Nanticoke Heritage Byway.

Woodland Ferry

Seaford, DE

Nanticoke River

Sussex County, DE

Governor Ross Mansion

Seaford, DE

Old Christ Church

Laurel, DE

Trap Pond State Park

Laurel, DE

Byway History

Discover the rich history of southern Delaware along the Nanticoke Heritage Byway, where each stop offers a unique glimpse into the region’s cultural heritage.


Seaford Museum

The Seaford Museum is a must-visit destination for history buffs and curious visitors alike.


Ross Mansion

Step back in time and explore the lavish lifestyle of a wealthy 19th-century family at Ross Mansion in Seaford, Delaware.

Hearn and Rawlins Mill

Hearn & Rawlins Mill

Located in southern Delaware, Hearn & Rawlins Mill is a fascinating glimpse into the region’s agricultural past.


Cannon-Maston House

Explore the rich history of the Nanticoke Heritage Byway at the Cannon-Maston House, located in Seaford, Delaware.


Seaford Train Station

The Seaford Train Station is a fascinating piece of southern Delaware’s transportation history.


Get ready to explore southern Delaware’s hidden treasures along the Nanticoke Heritage Byway with our comprehensive map – your guide to discovering the region’s natural beauty and rich cultural heritage.

Our Blog

News & Blog

Join us on a journey through southern Delaware’s past and present as we explore the hidden gems and cultural treasures along the Nanticoke Heritage Byway – follow our blog for inspiration, tips, and stories that will fuel your sense of adventure.

Visual Tour

Nanticoke Heritage Byway

Take a 9-minute tour of the many sites along the picturesque Nanticoke Heritage Byway in western Sussex County, Delaware. Visit Seaford, Laurel, Woodland, Bethel and Concord on this visual tour that encompasses the nearly 40 miles of the historic byway.

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