Friends of Belmont Hall Meetings
The Friends of Belmont Hall holds meetings on the third Wednesday of most months.
Please join us. All are invited to help preserve this historic mansion and its important part in Delaware’s history.
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!
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,
Harvest Ridge Winery will be pouring juice and Blue Early Brewery will be on hand with their giggle water. Drink tickets available for purchase the night of the soiree.
This fun night will officially kick off our new long term exhibit at the Smyrna Museum:“Smyrna-Clayton Culture, Life in the Early 20th Century”
Ticket purchase includes a 1 year membership with the Duck Creek Historical Society and exclusive member-only events!
Ticket costs are tax deductible. Tickets are on sale at the Smyrna Museum 11 N. Main Street, 302 653 1320, or eventbrite.com
Check out: www.facebook.com/DuckCreekHistoricalSociety
Walking Tours of Smyrna and Tours at the Smyrna Museum
Take a walking tour of historic downtown Smyrna and 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, the Friends of Belmont Hall can schedule both tours for you. Call 302 264 9048 to schedule both tours!
Also, look for information about “Health and History Tours” that will be held on Sunday mornings this fall! Get your exercise and learn about the architecture and history of downtown Smyrna ! Look for information in the near future!
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.
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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!
Belmont Hall is available for tours of 4 or more by appointment.
Belmont Hall is open for tours by appointment. Call 302-264-9048 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule your tour.
Students K – 12: $1.00
School tours and large groups over 25 need to be scheduled at least 2 weeks in advance.
Arrangements can be made to tour the Smyrna Museum before or after your tour of Belmont Hall. Located at 11 South Main Street, the Smyrna Museum Complex consists of the Barracks, a Georgian brick house built in the late 1790′s, and the Plank House built in the early 1700′s. There is no charge to tour the Smyrna Museum. See www.smyrnamuseum.com for more information.
The Smyrna Museum is open most Saturdays from 10 am until 1 pm.
If you wish to tour Belmont Hall and the Smyrna Museum on the same day, we can schedule both tours for you.