2018 Holidays in Odessa DE Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 9:00am to Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 4:30pm Learn More »
Holiday Exhibit: "A Christmas Carol, In Prose, Being a Ghost Story of Christmas" Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 4:30pm Learn More »
HOF Hosts Vinyasa Flow Yoga w Meghan Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 7:00pm Learn More »
2018 Demonstration: Festive Foods Saturday, December 29, 2018 - 10:00am Learn More »


Upcoming Events

Nov 13, 2018 10:00AM to Dec 30, 2018 4:30PM

18th Century Life

Five historic houses. Nearly 30 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. Learn More »


Step back in time at the Historic Odessa's annual holiday celebration - a seasonal tradition of interpreting scenes from classic literature. This season we celebrate the 175th anniversary of A Christmas Carol first published in 1843 written by Charles Dickens and illustrated by John Leech. The celebration lasts from November 13th through December 30th, 2018.

The Historic Odessa Foundation is pleased to announce Time Elemental; An Exploration of the Visual Expression of Thomas Del Porte, a temporary loan exhibition, opening on Tuesday, October 9 and continuing through December 30, 2018.

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Interactive Map

Take a quick tour of the Houses of Historic Odessa.

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