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Become a DBHS Member Today

Using our secure payment system, for as little as $50 a year, you can enjoy the many benefits of being a Delray Beach Historical Society member! JOIN NOW »
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Explore the ESW Archive Learning Center

The Ethel Sterling Williams History Learning Center is open to visitors for history research and to view exhibits. EXPLORE NOW »
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Past and Present

When it was founded in 1964, DBHS set out to collect and preserve the stories, artifacts, and memorabilia from the area’s founding families to provide an authentic record of how we got started and where we are going. READ MORE »

Delray Beach Historical Society Happenings




Thursday – Saturday

11am – 3pm

DBHS members – Free

Non-members –  Suggested donation of $5 per person

Children 16 and under – Free


Cason Cottage Historic House Museum & Gift Shop

Open by appointment for tours.

Summer camps and groups are welcome!

Please call for information.

Cason Cottage

We are pleased to announce the date for our 3rd Annual Harvest Celebration:


Thursday Evening, October 20th!

Winter Harvest 2015 (86)

Tickets will go on sale September 9th to DBSH Members

Members will receive an email reminder. Tickets this year are $160 / person. This includes a Champagne Welcome Reception on the porch and the opening of our Farmer Showcase, with over 12 local farms in attendance —then a beautiful,4-course, Farm to Table, Food and Wine pairing outside in our  courtyard, hosted by Mr. Steve Miskew, Stephanie Miskew —The Wine Atelier — and Mr. Bill Bathurst. The “FISH TALES” Exhibit will also be open for guests in three buildings.

PLEASE CALL 561.274.9578 for information and SPONSOR OPPORTUNITIES!