Milton Historical Society & Historic Preservation Comission

Historic Markers Program

Goals and Objectives:

  • Educate the community about historic buildings within the Milton Historic District
  • Instill a sense of pride and respect in the neighborhood and its historic architecture
  • Educate the public at large about the extent of the Historic District and its boundaries


  • Properties in the Milton Historic District that were built in 1963 or earlier
  • Individually-landmarked properties within the Milton Historic District


  • Contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to find out if your property is eligible.
  • Complete the application form, below. If you need assistance with the year built, please contact Mr. John Collier, Project Manager at town hall at 302-684-4110.
  • Indicate if you would like the year of your home attached to the bottom of the sign (c. XXXX)
  • Submit form along with a check for $75 per marker for current MHS members / $125 per marker for future- members (includes free year membership for your household)
  • Checks can be sent to the Milton Historical Society, P.O. Box 112, Milton, DE 19968.
  • Applications for markers will be taken at anytime during the year.
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