Rehoboth Beach Historical Society HOSTS Walking Tour
Rehoboth Beach – The Rehoboth Beach Historical Society will host the next walking tour, featuring a 45-minute gentle stroll around downtown Rehoboth Beach, at 9 a.m. at the bandstand on August 28. The cost of the tour is $10. Reservations are required and may be obtained by calling the Rehoboth Beach Museum at (302) 227-7310.
One of the tours offered will provide general information about the history of Rehoboth Beach while touching on several of the Storms that have shaped the coastline and the beachfront in town. A separate tour will cover the shipwrecks that have happened along our coastline. Tour Guide Jean Brolund will lead walkers from the bandstand north of Rehoboth Avenue for the Storm Tour and from the bandstand south of Rehoboth Avenue for the Shipwreck Tour, pointing out landmarks and providing photos of historical sites and events. Topics covered are the Native peoples of the area, The Methodist Camp Meetings, Hotels and Railroad service, and Horn’s Pavilion. Future tours will cover the area south of Rehoboth Avenue.