Belmont Hall

Belmont Hall, a Georgian mansion built in 1773, is one of the most treasured and historic houses in Delaware.  Surrounded by spacious grounds and beautiful gardens, Belmont is a fascinating place to  visit.  Arrange a tour or come to one of our special events where you will learn about local and state history, hear stories about the people who have called Belmont home, and enjoy the pleasant grounds.

This magnificent mansion surrounded by stately trees, rolling lawns, and lovely gardens is available to make your own special event a lifetime memory.  Imagine holding your business meeting or entertaining guests at a party or wedding at this unique setting. Read more…

Join the Friends of Belmont Hall

Join us in becoming an active member.  Working together we can meet the goals of  the mission of the Friends of Belmont Hall.

The Friends of Belmont Hall are always looking for volunteers!  We need office assistants, gardeners, rental monitors, helpers at special events, and more!  You will learn more about history, enjoy helping in  beautiful surroundings, and have fun, too!

Next meetings:

Wednesday January 18th  at 7:00 pm at Belmont Hall

Wednesday February 15th   at 7:00 pm at Belmont Hall

 The Friends of Belmont Hall holds meetings on the third Wednesday of most months.  Please join us!

See  About Friends of Belmont Hall


Christmas Events

Up coming events at Belmont Hall and Downtown Smyrna. Please share with friends and neighbors. 


Christmas at Belmont Hall 

Saturday Dec. 10      10 am – 4 pm.



   This year we have a display of twelve Christmas trees with historical and international themed decorations.


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Visit with Santa and listen to readings of T’was the Night Before Christmas and to music of the season.


Make a traditional ornament to take home.  Gingerbread and wassail will be served.


Admission:$3 for adults     $1 for children ages 4-18.  Children below age 4 are free.


Belmont Hall is located at 217 Smyrna Leipsic Road, Smyrna. Email belmonthallde@gmail,

Phone 302-264- 9048.



Historic Belmont Hall Open House


Sunday December 11              2 – 4 pm.


Historic Belmont Hall will host an Open House on Sunday December 11 from 2-4 pm.


Enjoy the holiday decorations and display of Christmas trees with historical and international themed decorations.


Admission is free.  Maps for the Downtown Smyrna Holiday Historic House Tour that is also from 2-6 pm. on Sunday will be available at Belmont Hall.


Admission is free but donations are encouraged!


Belmont Hall is located at 217 Smyrna Leipsic Road, Smyrna.



Downtown Smyrna Holiday Historic House Tour 

Sunday December 11   from 2-6 pm.


 Six private homes and three historic churches in Smyrna will be open for tours!


The tour is free but donations are encouraged. Maps will be available at the Smyrna Museum on Saturday December 10 from 10 am-1 pm and on Sunday December 11 from 2 -5 pm.


Maps will also be available at historic Belmont Hall from 2-4 pm on December 11. Donations can be made at either location. Proceeds will be divided between Belmont Hall and Duck Creek Historical Society. For more information call Susan Wolfe at 302-653- 3703.



Christmas at the Smyrna Museum   

Saturday December 10          10 am – 1 pm

Sunday December 11              2 pm – 5 pm

The Smyrna Museum will be decorated for the holidays!  Come enjoy the decorations and take a tour!

Saturday  December 10  from 10 am – 1 pm and Sunday from 2-5 pm .   Pick up maps for the Holiday House Tour

either day.

Admission to the Smyrna Museum is always free. 

Come visit the museum on Saturdays from 10 am – 1 pm for tours all year long!




Call or email to volunteer

                       at Historic Belmont Hall!

Retirees, high school students, anyone who likes

to be of service, loves history, and wants to keep

Historic Belmont Hall open!

We need planners, organizers, gardeners and anyone who can spare some time.                          302 264 9048



Take a walking tour of historic downtown Smyrna!

Learn about architecture and local history!

Walking Tours of Downtown Smyrna are  available through the Duck Creek Historical Society at any time of the year.   To arrange a walking tour call the Smyrna Museum at 302-653-1320 or Belmont Hall at 302- 264- 9048.



If you would like to tour Historic Belmont Hall and the Smyrna Museum on the same day, we can schedule both tours for you.  Just call 302-264-9048 or email us at  !


Weddings, Showers, Parties!

     Historic Belmont Hall is a beautiful and unforgettable place to have a wedding.  We have a romantic Sunken Garden for wedding ceremonies and the lovely grounds and gardens are an exceptional site for a tented reception.

     Small ceremonies and receptions can be held in the house, as well.

     We have a few weekends open but we are almost booked for weddings  every Saturday this spring, summer and fall of 2017!   If you are interested in using Belmont Hall as your venue for a 2018 wedding ceremony and/or wedding reception,  it is not too early to contact us!

      Our staff would gladly email you information on rentals for ceremonies, receptions, parties, showers, or meetings.   A tour of the house and grounds can be arranged and we will meet with you to discuss your rental possibilities.

 Meetings, Conferences, Showers and Parties!

     If you would like to have a meeting, conference, or party during the week or on weekends we have openings for 2017.  Check for availability.



phone:  302-264-9048

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