Calling all photographers! Capture the moment at Historic Odessa

Calling all Delaware photographers! Now is the perfect time to have a photo session on the beautifully preserved grounds of Historic Odessa, Delaware.

From weddings and engagements to family Holiday cards, from senior portraits to maternity announcements, the Historic Odessa Foundation has hosted it all! Join our member photographers and start enjoying the benefits of the HOF’s historic preservation efforts of Colonial America.

Capture the moment at Historic Odessa

With the changing of the seasons, with the brightly colored trees of Autumn turning to the freshly powdered ground of Winter, the Historic Odessa Foundation encourages our visiting member photographers to utilize our gardens and grounds for photo sessions.

Photos on Location (Instagram: @weeshaa23)The grounds of the Historic Odessa Foundation encompass approximately 30 acres of property in the historic center of town. The Corbit-Sharp House Colonial Revival garden was designed by H. Rodney Sharp with the assistance of well-known landscape architect, Marian Cruger Coffin. On the grounds you can find rustic landscaping, wooden fences and 1812 Fieldstone Stable

Properties managed by the organization also include:

Fees and Policies

In order to have full access to the historic houses and grounds of Odessa, all professional photographers and videographers are required to be HOF members at the $125 Contributor level.

In addition to having full access to the property, a Contributor member will receive a complimentary invitation to our December Holiday Party, a special member-only Historic Odessa note card, four (4) free tours, and reciprocal admission at over 800 institutions through NARM.

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For more information about Photography Memberships, please contact Jennifer Cabell at (302) 378-4119 or