Parks & Beaches


1812 Memorial Park

The 1812 Memorial Park is located a stone's throw from downtown Second Street and serves as the entrance to the Otis Smith City Dock. Also known as The Cannonball Park, it is situated at the corner of Savannah Road and Front Stree [Click here to read more.]

Canalfront Park & Marina

The Lewes Canalfront Park & Marina is over three acres adjacent to the Lewes & Rehoboth Canal, the 1938 Overfalls Lightship, historic Lifesaving Station and the Lewes Little League ball fields, along Front Street in Lewes [Click here to read more.]

George H.P. Smith Park

George H.P. Smith Park is located at the end of Dupont Avenue, where there is a paved parking lot right next to the Children's Playground. Smith Park boasts a pond shaded with native flora and inhabited by indigenous faun [Click here to read more.]

Mary Vessels Park

Situated at the corner of Market and Front Street, Mary Vessels Park is the ideal location to stop and rest, eat an ice cream cone and watch the people passing by. A large magnolia tree provides a shady umbrella over a delightful [Click here to read more.]

Stango Park

Stango Park is located along Kings Highway, at the corner of Adams Street and serves as the gateway to Lewes. The park is home to the Lewes Public Library and the Lewes summer concert series held every tuesday evening from May th [Click here to read more.]

Zwaanendael Park & Herb Garden

Located at the corner of Savannah Road and Kings Highway, the Zwaanendael Park chronicles our heritage and displays the colorful images of summer at its best. The Park is home to the Zwaanendael Museum and the 18th Century Fisher [Click here to read more.]

Lewes Beaches

Bay and ocean beaches in and near Lewes, Delaware provide swimming, fishing, boating and a host of other watersports. Located off of Cape Henlopen Drive, Beach 1 and Beach 2 provide guarded swiming from Memorial Day to Labor Day. [Click here to read more.]

Dog Park Concept

At their November 18, 2012 meeting, Mayor & City Council approved the concept of a dog park to be located on land leased by the City off of New Road, next to the Canary Creek development. Lewes Unleashed (LUL) has been the dri [Click here to read more.]