The Marsh Road exit, if you are headed northbound on I-95, is closed. Some possible alternate routes are listed below the map.
Please plan extra time for traveling to Rockwood Park and use your GPS safely.
The Delaware Shakespeare Summer Festival is presented on the grounds of Rockwood Park. The park entrance is located just south of Shipley Road on the Washington Street Extension in Wilmington, Delaware. Use the following address if using GPS or online mapping (please note the I-95 N Marsh Road exit is temporarily closed – see detour information below):
4651 Washington Street Extension
Wilmington, DE 19809
If traveling northbound on I-95, note that the Marsh Road exit is temporarily closed. Please plan extra time for traveling to Rockwood Park and use your GPS safely.
A. From I-95 (driving north) — THIS IS A DETOUR:
- Take Exit for 202/Concord Pike South
- After exiting, get into turn lane (far left lane) for Miller Road. Turn right into Miller Road turn lane
- Turn left on Miller Road
- Turn right on W. Lea Blvd
- Turn left on Washington Street
- Make a u-turn at Shipley Road
- Turn right into Rockwood Park
B. From I-95 (driving south):
- Take I-95 to Exit 9, Marsh Road
- Turn left onto Marsh Road
- Turn right on Washington Street Extension
- Turn right into Rockwood Park, just after crossing Shipley Road
C. From I-495:
- From I – 495 North or South, take Exit 4 to Edgemoor Road
- Follow Edgemoor Road west to Washington Street Extension
- Make a left onto Washington Street Extension and the first right into Rockwood
If you find yourself passing the Marsh Road exit on northbound 95, all is not lost:
- Pass the Marsh Road exit. Take Harvey Road exit. Turn left and then enter 95 southbound. Take the Marsh Road exit from that direction (see item B above).
Parking is available in the main parking lot located off of Washington Street Extension. The parking lot is well lit and feeds into the walkway to the performance location. The park is also handicapped accessible. Ask parking attendants for directions to accessible parking areas.
There is an Unloading Zone available if you would like to drop off some of your party (as well as picnic items and chairs) closer to the box office. Follow signs or ask our parking attendant for more information about the Unloading Zone.