Odessa

In a word: charming. If you live here, you like small towns and history. You’ll find nightlife and dining to be provided by one-and-the-same: Cantwell’s Tavern. Find more options in Middletown, a short hop away on Del. 299. Access to U.S. 13 and Del. 1 is instant.
School District: Appoquinimink
Taxes: 2.3932
Median home cost: $198,000
Commute: 35
Safety: 2-2
Arts and culture: 3
Shopping and dining: 2
Nightlife: 1

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  • J. Gordan - Known Unknowns

    2014.04.04

    A selection of recent work by J. Gordon, recipient of a 2013 Individual Artist Fellowship from the Delaware Division of the Arts.

  • Charlie & Kiwi's Evolutionary Adventure

    2014.01.25

    Exhibits, activities, live birds, and an engaging story introduce the basics of evolution through the eyes of Charlie, a young boy writing a...

  • Fashion, Circus, Spectacle: Photographs by Scott Heiser

    2014.03.08

    Best known for his innovative photographs of the fashion runways for Interview magazine, Scott Heiser was a talented photographer who...

  • “Blessed are the Peacemakers”: Violet Oakley’s The Angel of Victory (1941)

    2014.02.08

    Violet Oakley (1874–1961) was an illustrator, stained-glass designer and the first American woman to find fame in the burgeoning field of...

  • Frogs: Nature's Messenger

    2014.01.17

    Visit Adventure Aquarium this winter to experience Frogs: Nature’s Messenger, a limited-time opportunity to discover more than 20 kinds of...

  • Forging Faith, Building Freedom

    2013.09.27

    Forging Faith, Building Freedom: African American Faith Experiences in Delaware, 1800-1980, opening at the Delaware History Museum on September...

  • Blue Rocks Home Game

    2014.04.08

    Come out and cheer on the Blue Rocks at Frawley Stadium!  Be sure to look at www.bluerocks.com for game times and special events and...

  • DCM $2 Night

    2014.04.16

    Visit the Museum in the evening hours for just $2 per visitor.  At 6 p.m., join us for "Science about the Stories" as we read...

  • MAKE & TAKE: Flowering Spring Baskets

    2014.04.16

    Create a beautiful spring basket with flowering plants that you can later transplant to your own garden. Floral artist Brenda Tunis will lead...

  • George Martz Solo Show

    2014.04.04

    Painter George Martz showcases his newest pieces. 

  • Magnum Opus: The Alchemical Process in Art

    2014.03.08

    Did you read “The Alchemist?” Then you might dig this, a study exploring the field of alchemy as it relates to the artistic process.

  • Nature's Bounty: Nature-Inspired Art - Art Loop Opening

    2014.03.07

    Nature’s Bounty: Nature-Inspired Art is a collaborative exhibit developed by the Museum and the Delaware College of Art and Design...

  • J. Gordon

    2014.04.04

    The individual artist fellow in painting exhibits at the Mezzanine Gallery.

  • Faces of the Collection


    2014.02.12

    A multicultural exploration of the human face.

  • Camelot

    2014.03.21

    The legend lives on. Join King Arthur, Guinevere and Lancelot in one of the most beloved musicals ever. 

  • Anything Goes

    2014.03.29

    Nothing says “classic” like Cole Porter’s captivating musical set on the high seas. The Tony Award winner includes hits like...

  • Continuing Education Exhibit

    2014.04.05

    The Delaware College of Art and Design showcases the work of students and faculty in the Continuing Education Program. 

  • Costumes of Downton Abbey

    2014.04.01

    The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of...

  • A Date with Art: The Business of Illustrated Calendars

    2014.01.25

    Howard Pyle, Maxfield Parrish, Norman Rockwell and N.C. Wyeth created some of their best-known images for advertising calendars. Check out the...

  • FreshPAINT: African-American art at UD

    2014.02.12

    Works from the Paul R. Jones Collection of African-American art are showcased.


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