Student Tours


The Seaford Historical Society will comply with all Federal, State, and Local guidelines for group tours.  Field trips involving non-related students and adults must be approved by school administrators and the Historical Society prior to booking.

Make the History of Seaford Come Alive!

Bring your school group to the historic Governor Ross Mansion and the wonderful Seaford Museum!

  • All tours:
    • Aligned to Delaware State Standards
    • Hands-on Activities
  • Ross Mansion and grounds:
    • Learn about life in the Victorian era
    • Visit an 1850’s Italianate mansion and an original slave quarter
    • Meet docents in period costume
  • The Seaford Museum
    • Trace our town’s history from the Native Americans to today
    • Many interactive displays
    • Explore the 1935 Seaford Post Office

Packages for All Grade Levels

K-2 Then-and-Now at Ross Mansion and grounds               LEARN MORE

3-5 Half-Day at Ross Mansion OR Seaford Museum             LEARN MORE

4-12 All-Day at Ross Mansion AND Seaford Museum           LEARN MORE

6-12 All-Day at Ross Mansion and grounds                             LEARN MORE

Do Your Students want to be More Involved?

The Education Department also sponsors a Youth Volunteer Program which begins in fifth grade. LEARN MORE


Gov. Ross Mansion

Saturdays 1:00 – 4:00, other days by appointment

Seaford Museum

Fridays 1:00 – 4:00

1st & 2nd Saturdays 1:00 – 4:00

Other days by appointment


Call 302-628-9828 or email to schedule your tour at least 48 hours in advance.

Society Business Office Hours

10:00 am – 4:00 pm Tuesday – Friday