Indian River Inlet Station House

Open to the public

Currently used as a(n) Museum

The Indian River Inlet Station House was built in 1876 (at 1st site)

This 1875 Station House was designed by Francis W. Chandler


This station building's condition is Excellent


This station building has been Unaltered


This station building is not endangered or threatened

Station closed in 1962 at this site and moved to a new location. Station house turned over to the state of Delaware in 1962 after it was heavily damaged by the storm of March 1962. Station house survives and is the Indian River Life-Saving Station, a museum as part of Delaware Seashore State Park.


Open to the public  - Check with site for hours of operation

Delaware Seashore State Park
Rehoboth Beach DE 19971

(302) 227-6991

Owner Information

Michigan Department of Natural Resources Parks and Recreation
Divisions of Parks and Recreation
89 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901

(302) 739-9200

Manager Information

Delaware Seashore State Park
25039 Coastal Highway

Rehoboth Beach, NJ 19971

(302) 227-6991