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 October 14th at 7:00 pm at Belmont Hall

Wednesday November 18th 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


The Duck Creek Historical Society Presents:

                The Smyrna Speakeasy
Saturday, November 7, 2015

from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM (EST)

                 Guys and Dolls, dust off your glad rags and 20’s attire!
It’s sure to be the Cat’s Meow!
Join us as we celebrate Smyrna & Clayton during the 1920’s at the Painted Stave!
The Smyrna Speakeasy will feature a night of local history, distillery tours, prohibition talks, classic cars, local food, music and libations!   Along with spirits from Painted Stave Distilling.

See Calendar of Events for more information!


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.  Call the Smyrna Museum at 302-653-1320 or Belmont Hall at 302 264 9048.

If you would like to tour Belmont Hall and the Smyrna Museum on the same day, we can schedule both tours for you.

Look for information about these “Health and History Tours” that will be held on Sunday mornings this fall!

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.

     At this time we are busy scheduling wedding ceremonies and receptions.    If you are interested in using Belmont Hall as your venue for a wedding ceremony, wedding reception, shower, or party it would be best to inquire about a date in the near future.

     We are now reserving dates for 2016 weddings.  Our staff will gladly schedule a tour of the house and grounds and meet with you to discuss your rental possibilities.


phone:  302-264-9048

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 Christmas at Belmont Hall

Our annual Christmas at Belmont Hall will be on Saturday December the 12th.  This year marks 150 years since the end of the Civil War in 1865!  Come and enjoy a Victorian Christmas and talk to Civil War Reenactors!

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