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
The Museum of Chincoteague Island collects and preserves the material culture of Chincoteague Island. Included in the Museum are the First Order Fresnel Lens from the Assateague Island Lighthouse, the iconic Chincoteague ponies known as Misty and Stormy, models of vessels that plied the Chincoteague waters long ago, shipwreck treasures, video history interviews and artifacts that tell the story of Chincoteague Island life throughout its’ long and varied existence.