The Lightship, Museum and Ship's Store are now OPEN ...
Ship Tours are Thursday thru Sunday: 10AM-3:30PM ...
Check out our Event Calendar (below) for upcoming events ...

July Special: Free tour to anyone presenting a valid college ID or acceptance letter.
August Special: Free tours for First Responders, Health Care Workers and their families with identification.
2021 Overfalls Foundation Scholarship Awards 2021 Delaware Maritime Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony WRDE Soaring Over the Shore Delaware Museum Association Features the Overfalls Lightship
The Overfalls Foundation has awarded scholarships to Cape Henlopen High School graduates Angelica Kusen and Forest Dotterer. Details can be viewed by clicking here. Five people with strong ties to history and the sea were inducted into the Delaware Maritime Hall of Fame on May 21. Click here to read Cape Gazzette coverage. During WRDE's February 25, 2021 evening broadcast Madeleine Overturf featured the Lightship. Click here to view. The Delaware Museum Association highlights the restoration work done by the Overfalls' Dirty Hands Gang. Click here to read their website article.
LV118 Christening Cake - June 4, 2021
Magical Happenings on the Ship
The Overfalls Foundation is happy to congratulate Robb Coulbourne and Diane Forrester who are now engaged to be married. Rob proposed to Diane on the deck of the Lightship Overfalls on July 4th as witnessed by our tour guide Bill Hyatt. We wish Robb and Diane all the best for their future.
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