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Best things to do in New Castle

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Food Court
“And the Christiana Fashion Center has over 165 stores movie theater restaurants and the Main Event entertainment center”
15 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Biggest mall in the area, with the largest Apple Store on the East Coast. Enjoy tax-free shopping!”
6 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“It's a farmers market what can I say... Open Friday Saturday and Sunday get there early for a parking place ”
5 locals recommend
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2 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“ The actual building is 350 years old and located in the wonderful and historic town of Old New Castle. The food menu reflects the area’s European heritage, including Dutch cheeses, English pub fare, Swedish sauces, and old-school American dishes. Large selection of Belgian beers on tap.”
6 locals recommend
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1 local recommends
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“Located in Old New Castle, Nora Lees brings the cuisine and feel of NOLA (New Orleans) ”
4 locals recommend
Local Government Office
“This fun day trip includes a short ferry ride to Pea Patch island home to Fort Delaware. Tour the fort and walk the island.”
3 locals recommend
Playground
“Iconic, interesting views of Delaware Memorial Bridge. There's always a tall ship, a tanker or something interesting to see! Everyday is different! There's a nice park for kids, plenty of park benches, nice walking path. Weekly concert series in the summer.”
3 locals recommend
Market
“Fun, busy place to shop for essentials. Good sales. Sells prepared chicken, sides. Also fish section in back with $4.00 soft shell crab sandwiches.”
1 local recommends
State / Provincial Park
“Visit the history of Fort Mott State Park, Tours to Pee Patch Island by boat. Day and hour restrictions apply, look up before planning to go”
1 local recommends
Park
“Another local place to go. Beach access to the Delaware River. Historic bunkers. Big open fields. Dogs off leash usually ok. No fees. Also can take a ferry boat ride to Pea Patch Island and Fort Dupont on the Delaware side. Small Fee. Very fun!”
1 local recommends
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1 local recommends
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Mexican Restaurant
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“Awesome Tex Mex food! Hot, free chips and salsa and very consistent quality every time we eat here. it's a little noisy, but it's always busy in here because they good is so good and reasonably priced. Try the El Pueblo fajitas!”
2 locals recommend