News & Press

Nov 16, 2018 2:45PM

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

Sep 19, 2013 4:00PM

The Corbit-Sharp House in historic Odessa, Delaware is host to a scenic landscape, flowering trees or bushes, stone barns, historic homes with lots of character, and cobblestone streets. Perfect for any vintage wedding.

Oct 7, 2014 4:00PM

Liz and Steve's wedding theme was the 1920’s … so Historic Odessa, Delaware was the perfect location for their vintage wedding.

Jul 30, 2015 10:00AM

Alicia and Kerry were engaged in July 2015 on the beautiful gardens and grounds of Historic Odessa. 

Jun 27, 2018 6:00PM

Meghan and Bobby’s ceremony was like a beautiful fairytale that took place right in the center of one of Delaware’s most beautiful gardens in June 2018. 

Oct 6, 2017 4:00PM

Rachel and Michael married on a beautiful autumn day in the Corbit-Sharp House Colonial Revival garden.

Mar 2, 2019 2:00PM

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with Historic Odessa Foundation. Party with a reading of Cat in Hat followed by family friendly arts and crafts.

Feb 16, 2019 10:00AM to 4:00PM

Join us as we welcome Lynne Tolton for a fun and information filled cap making class at Historic Odessa. Guests will hand sew their own caps in the style of 18th century ladies.

Feb 20, 2019 10:00AM

2019 promises to be an exciting year for the Historic Odessa Foundation! Please join us for a Welcome Back Brunch on Wednesday, February 20th at 10am in the Bank.

Nov 29, 2018 7:00PM

You are invited to step back in time through the doors of the Historic Odessa Foundation and explore the Christmas traditions of yesteryear. Participants experience a special candlelight tour of our 2018 holiday exhibit and enjoy wine and festive treats in front of a roaring fire at the Collins-Sharp House, c.1700.

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

This Christmas don’t miss a Dickens of a Christmas exhibit at the befitting Corbit Sharp House. This National Historic Landmark house will be transformed into scenes based upon the classic novel, A Christmas Carol, In Prose, Being a Ghost Story of Christmas, by the English writer Charles Dickens.

Dec 10, 2018 6:00PM

The Board of Directors and Staff of the Historic Odessa Foundation invite you to attend the 13th Annual Member Holiday Party Monday, December 10th 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at Cantwell’s Tavern in historic Odessa, Delaware. Reservations are limited! R.S.V.P. Jennifer Cabell Kostik (302) 378-4119