Upcoming Events at Historic Odessa Spring


HOF opens for Spring Tours!

Wednesday, March 1, 2023 - 10:00am

Historic Odessa reopens for Spring tours on March 1. HOF is open to the public March through December, Tuesday through Saturday, 10 AM – 4:30 PM and Sunday 1 PM – 4:30 PM, Monday by reservation. Plan Your Visit »


Celebrating Dr. Seuss's 119th Birthday

Sunday, March 5, 2023 - 2:00pm

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with Historic Odessa. Party with your favorite Dr. Seuss readings followed by crafts.

Sunday, March 5, 2023, 2 pm - 4 pm
Bank Building, 201 Main Street, Odessa, DE

Reservation are required, call 302-378-4119 to reserve your spot. RSVP deadline is March 3rd at 3pm.


Harriet Tubman Day

Friday, March 10, 2023 - 10:00am

HOF celebrates the role of local underground railroad agents and the life of Harriet Tubman marking 200 years since her birth in Dorchester County, Maryland.  “Freedom Seekers: the Odessa Story” will be free to the public.


Irish Dance Performance

Sunday, March 12, 2023 - 1:00pm

Please join us as we welcome the Hester Academy of Irish Dance for a performance at the Visitors Center!


Spring Homeschool Day

Friday, March 31, 2023 - 9:00am and 1:00pm

Join us for a school tour sampler designed just for homeschoolers. Take your family back in time to explore the 18th century in colonial Odessa. 

Our site offers a unique and well-documented picture of early American life in our interactive, hands-on educational workshops.

Guided tours will leave from the Visitors Center at 9am and 1pm…..plan on approximately two hours for you visit. 

Cost is $8 per student and reservations are required.  Please call 302-378-4119 or 302-378-5562.



Your complimentary guided tour, guest passes, discounts, and invitations await when you renew your membership today. Become a member — your gift affords you not only access to the Historic Houses and surrounding gardens, but also helps to preserve, enhance, and share Odessa with visitors, scholars, and students all year long.