Upcoming Events

May 2016

Mar 1, 2016 10:00AM to Jun 1, 2016 4:30PM

On display for the first time is a small collection of 19th century photographs depicting prominent Odessa citizens at the second floor hall of the National Historic Register Wilson-Warner House. 

Mar 1, 2016 10:00AM to May 29, 2016 4:30PM

Exhibition will be held at the Visitor’s Center/Bank Building, Corner of 2nd and Main Streets, Odessa, Delaware.

May 7, 2016
2:00PM to 4:00PM

Come Fly a Kite on the Lawn of the Corbit House.

You can bring your own kite and start flying or you can make one with us and see if it flies!

Photo Caption: This souvenir spoon c. 1860-1910, was made in Philadelphia and depicts Benjamin Franklin with kite in hand. From the HOF Mary Corbit Warner collection.


May 11, 2016
6:30PM to 8:00PM

Plan to attend this informative and engaging presentation given by the award winning artist Michael A.

May 15, 2016
1:30PM to 3:00PM

Families (children 6 and older with accompanying adult) are invited to join our costumed hearth cooks in the Collins-Sharp House as we prepare a delectable dessert from local spring berries.

Reservations are required as space on the hearth is limited to 12 participants; (302) 378-4119

$20 per family/ $5 for member families. 


May 15, 2016
2:00PM to 3:00PM

Meet and greet the celebrated Delaware author, Roger Martin.  The former DE State Senator will present some remarks and autograph his latest book, A History of Delaware Through Its Governor’s, 1776-2008.

May 18, 2016
4:00PM to 7:00PM

Walking tour of Odessa, house tour and lecture on “Odessa: From Historical Town to Modern Community”.

To attend this workshop, please contact the Delaware Geographic Alliance.