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The Lightship, Museum and Ship's Store are now OPEN ...
Ship Tours are Thursday thru Sunday: 10AM-3:30PM
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The Lightship Overfalls, located in Lewes DE, is one of only 17 remaining lightships out of a total of 179 built from 1820 to 1952.  Designated a National Historic Landmark in 2011, it is one of seven lightships in this country still open to the public.  (What is a lightship, you ask?)
 

 
• June Free Ship Tours!
  In support of the state’s Delaware Wins Vaccine Incentive Program, and during the entire month of June, The Overfalls Foundation is offering FREE SHIP TOURS to anyone providing proof of being fully vaccinated. You can review the details of the state’s Delaware Wins Vaccine Incentive Program by clicking here.
• June 23, Wednesday, 9:30 am - noon
  Overfalls Family Program
• June 26, Saturday, 5:00-7:00 pm
  Sundowner Social Event - Details To Be Announced
• July 21, Wednesday 9:30 am - noon
  Overfalls Family Program
• July 24, Saturday, 5:00-7:00 pm
  Sundowner Social Event featuring local songstress Cathy Gorman
• August 18, Wednesday, 9:30 am - noon
  Overfalls Family Program
• August 28, Saturday, 5:00-7:00 pm
  Sundowner Social Event
• LV118 Christening Cake - June 4, 2021
 
• Lightship Masthead View of Lewes Delaware
  A 360 degree view of Lewes Delaware from above the mast of our lightship.
• 2021 Overfalls Foundation Scholarship Awards
  The Overfalls Foundation has awarded scholarships to Cape Henlopen High School graduates Angelica Kusen and Forest Dotterer. Details can be viewed by clicking here.
• 2021 Delaware Maritime Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony
  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.
• WBOC Soaring Over the Shore
  During WBOC's February 25, 2021 evening broadcast Madeleine Overturf featured the Lightship. Click here to view.
• Delaware Museum Association Features the Overfalls Lightship
  The Delaware Museum Association highlights the restoration work done by the Overfalls' Dirty Hands Gang. Click here to read their website article.
 
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