The mission of the Tidewater Virginia Historical Society is to preserve and promote the heritage of Tidewater Virginia by serving as an advocate for historic knowledge, archaeology preservation, and our geographic and cultural heritage.


Upcoming Event


TVHS ZOOM LECTURE For Members Only October 18, 2020 at 2pm John Delano  –  “Williamsburg Palisades 1634 & 1648” What are the Palisades? Where were

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Tidewater VA Historical Sites

Waterman's Museum
Waterman's Museum
Museum of Chincoteague Island
Museum of Chincoteague Island
Cape Charles Museum and Visitor's Center
Cape Charles Rosenwald School

The Society will emphasize educational interpretation of historic sites, and the unique contribution the Tidewater area of Virginia had to America’s history. The Society will actively seek to partner with historians, archaeologists educators, and other non-profits with synergistic interests to provide special lectures, guided tours, educational programs, and periodic social events.

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