Christ Church & Museum

HISTORIC CHRIST CHURCH AND MUSEUM

420 Christ Church RoadWeems, VA 22576 Category – Historic Church and Museum Operations:Open from April-November: Mon-Sat. 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Sunday 1:00 to 4:00 p.mAdmission is $5.00 per person with Military, 18 and under free Yes, we have a Gift Shop on site Yes – Handicap Accessible Contact Information: Robert Teagle, Education Director & …

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St. Lukes Church

NORTHERN NECK FARM MUSEUM

1127005 Northumberland HighwayHeathsville, VA 22473 Category: Local Museum Operations:Saturday from 10:00 am – 2:00 pmSunday from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm We have a Gift ShopWe are Handicap Assessable Contact: Wayne Smith at (804) 761-5952 or Alan Welch at (804) 435-6123www.thefarmmuseum.org The Farm Museum shows old farm equipment and farming practices.  In October, we have …

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St. Lukes Church

HISTORIC ST. LUKE’S CHURCH

14477 Benn’s Church BlvdSmithfield, VA 23430 Category: Historic Church Operations: Closed during the month of January. February-March: Monday-Saturday 9:30 AM-4 PM, Sunday 1 PM-4 PM, last tour at 3 PM April- October: Monday-Saturday 9:30 AM-5 PM, Sunday 1 PM-5 PM, last tour at 4 PM. November-December: Monday-Saturday 9:30 AM-4 PM, Sunday 1 PM-4 PM, last …

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EASTVILLE COURT GREEN HISTORIC DISTRICT EXHIBIT AND THE COURT GREEN

16404 Courthouse RoadEastville, Va, 23347 Category: Museum The Court Green Buildings and NHPS Historic District Exhibit are Open Year-Round (as noted below) Admission: FREE The Exhibit Located in 1899 Courthouse Open Monday –Friday, except holidays from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Public Bathrooms – Yes Handicap Accessible – Yes Donations Accepted On-Site and on Website …

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TOMPKINS COTTAGE

The cottage is one of the oldest frame structures in the courthouse area. It contains changing exhibits and a collection of objects reflecting a typical home of the 1800s. The building is named for Christopher Tompkins (1787-1838) of Poplar Grove, a prominent local planter, merchant, sea captain, and ship owner/builder. He purchased the property before …

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CAPE CHARLES ROSENWALD SCHOOL

Constructed in 1928, the school opened in about 1930 for African American children in the town of Cape Charles during legalized segregation. During the school year, African American children who lived in the town walked past the “white school” approximately one mile over the railroad bridge (“the Hump”) to the Cape Charles Elementary School on …

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Waterman's Museum

Waterman’s Museum

309 Water StreetYorktown, VA, 23690 Category: Maritime Museum Operations: April 1 – December 23, Tues.–Sat., 10 am–5 pm, Sunday, 1–5 pm.Closed Mondays. Cost of Admission: $5 for adults, $4 for seniors, $3 for students, Free for active military and children under 5. Gift Shop on-site: YES Handicap accessible: YES Contact name: Michael Steen Phone: 757-887-2641 …

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Museum of Chincoteague Island

THE MUSEUM OF CHINCOTEAGUE ISLAND

7125 Maddox Blvd.Chincoteague, VA 23336 Category: Local History Museum Operations: Seasonal Hours (please call in advance) Cost of Admission: $3 for non-member adults; free for children 12 and under; free for members Gift Shop on-site: YES Handicap accessible: No stairs to climb, but bathrooms are not fully accessible Contact name: Ennis Barbery, Exec. Director Phone: …

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Historical Storytelling at Its Best!

UPDATE: This lecture is being rescheduled. We will communicate the new timing when it is available. Thank you for your understanding. TIME and LOCATION: TBD TVHS MEMBERS: FREE GENERAL PUBLIC: $10 PER PERSON  (PAY AT THE DOOR) Sheila Arnold currently resides in Hampton, VA.  She is a Professional Storyteller, Character Interpreter, and Teaching Artist.  Through her company, …

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