The Seaford Historical Society will comply with all Federal, State, and Local guidelines for group tours.  Field trips involving non-related students and adults must be approved by school administrators and the Historical Society prior to booking.

Student and Youth Opportunities

The Education Department of the Seaford Historical Society has tours of the Ross Mansion grounds and the Seaford Museum to meet Delaware State Standards. The Education Department also sponsors a Youth Volunteer Program which begins in fifth grade. Youth are trained and serve as docents during special events, participate in Victorian related weaving and cooking activities, help maintain a positive appearance at the Ross Mansion, and more. Click the links to learn more.

Student Tours

Youth Volunteer Program

Group Tours (non-school, such as: senior centers, civic groups, etc.) 


The Seaford Museum houses a library and research room with books, newspapers, and other printed material related to the history of our town. We have valuable resources for genealogy, local industry, and biography.

Library and records access is by appointment only. Please call 302-629-9828 or email  to make arrangements. The use of the library is free, but donations are appreciated.

Gov. Ross Mansion

Saturdays 1:00 – 4:00, other days by appointment

Seaford Museum

Fridays 1:00 – 4:00

1st & 2nd Saturdays 1:00 – 4:00

Other days by appointment


Call 302-628-9828 or email to schedule your tour at least 48 hours in advance.

Society Business Office Hours

10:00 am – 4:00 pm Tuesday – Friday