STATEHOOD: 1787; 1st state

ATTRACTIONS: Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Dover International Speedway

FUN FACT: One school district assembled a Lego tower that was 112 feet, 11.75 inches (34.43 meters) tall.

State Tree: peach blossom; State Tree: American holly; State Animal: grey fox; State Quarter />
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Photos: maogg, iStockphoto (quarter); wellesenterprises, iStockphoto (flag); volschenkh (peach blossom), iStockphoto; johnpane, iStockphoto (grey fox); Marianne Campolongo, Dreamstime (American holly)

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