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May 02 - Jul 02, 2023 | 10:00 am to 4:30 pm

The Historic Odessa Foundation is honored to be the northern Delaware venue to exhibit the wonderful collection of paintings by the beloved...

May 20 - Sep 04, 2023 | 10:00 am to 4:30 pm

Blue Star Museums invites military personnel and their families to experience the many wonders our nation’s museums have to offer. 

May 23 - Jul 23, 2023 | 10:00 am to 4:30 pm

Discover the wonderful HOF collection of portraits, photographs and silhouettes that document the 74 year lifespan of Mary Corbit Warner. 

Jun 10 - Jun 10, 2023 | 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

“Summer’s Bounty”  Explore the Collins-Sharp House with your guide as our costumed interpreters capture the sights and flavors of authentic 18th...

Jun 15 - Jun 15, 2023 | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

This Art Workshop is set in the lovely gardens and grounds of the Historic Odessa Foundation.

18th Century Life

Five historic houses. More than 70 acres of surrounding property, outbuildings, and gardens. An outstanding private collection of household furnishings, fine and decorative arts. And programs and tours that bring this 18th-century enclave to life, all year long. 


Apr 4, 2023

The Historic Odessa Foundation is proud to showcase the creative talents of students from the Appoquinimink School District’s Odessa High School's art students.Read more

Sep 9, 2023

The annual Odessa Brewfest comes to historic Odessa on Saturday, September 9th, 2023. All attendees have access to food & merchandise vendors, live bands, sponsor...Read more


Historic Odessa Brewfest

Historic Odessa Brewfest

The Historic Odessa Brewfest returns September 9, 2023