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Virginia Beach, Virginia
General, History, Historic House
Reopened in May 2011 after extensive restoration, the Adam Thoroughgood House has long been the subject of study and debate.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Art, History, Nature Centers, Science
The museum is located in the Dewitt Cottage, which was built in 1895 and is listed on National Register of Historic Places. The Museum's goal is to preserve, promote, perpetuate, and exhibit historical wildfowl artifacts, the wildfowling heritage of the region, and to actively promote interest in the wildfowling arts. Visitors enjoy a seaside garden.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Children's, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Nature Centers, Park, Science
The first federally funded lighthouse, was built to guide maritime commerce at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay. It is standing near the “First Landing” site where English settlers arrived in 1607. It has stood sentinel since it was completed in 1792. Authorized by George Washington and overseen by Alexander Hamilton. Designed by New York architect John McComb.
Chesapeake, Virginia
Nature Centers, Planetarium, Science
The planetarium has programs on humankind's placement in the Universe and telescope sessions on some clear nights.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Art
City of Virginia Beach Dept. of Museums and Cultural Arts in Virginia Beach, VA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Art
Contemporary Art Center Of Virginia in Virginia Beach, VA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Nature Centers, Science
The park is an isolated paradise nestled between Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge, North Carolina, Back Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. Since no vehicle are allowed, access is by bike, foot or boat.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
History, Nature Centers, Science
The new Chesapeake Bay Center features aquariums and a wet lab operated by the Virginia Marine Science Museum. There are educational displays and historical exhibits about First Landing State Park. Parking fee.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
History, Historic House
The Francis Land House Historic Site and Gardens is a seven acre site that features a 200 year old plantation home, beautiful gardens, flowers and trees, and a wooded area. It is conveniently located along a major thoroughfare and near many restuarants and shopping opportunities.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
History, Historic House
Lynnhaven is a small, stately brick house, c. 1725, with period furnishings and tours led by costumed docents. The site consists of 5.5 acres with flower and vegetable gardens, a small Revolutionary War graveyard and a gift shop.
Norfolk, Virginia
History
Naval Amphibious Museum in Norfolk, VA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Norfolk, Virginia
Botanical Garden, Nature Centers, Science
The gardens consist of 155 acres of some of the largest collections of azaleas, camellias, roses, and hollies. Tour by boat or trackless train, visit gift shop and café. Daily programs and tours.
Norfolk, Virginia
Planetarium
Norfolk State University Planetarium in Norfolk, VA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
History
The museum is housed in a 1903 Coast Guard Station on the Boardwalk, exhibits tell of shipwrecks, rescue methods and the Battle of the Atlantic in W.W.II. It is also the home of TowerCAM, an interactive camera that shows the museum and surrounding beach.
Chesapeake, Virginia
Art
Virginia Beach, Virginia
History
Upper Wolfsnare Plantation in Virginia Beach, VA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Aquarium, Nature Centers, Science
Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center in Virginia Beach, VA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Planetarium
Virginia Beach Planetarium in Virginia Beach, VA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Norfolk, Virginia
Zoo
Virginia Zoological Society in Norfolk, VA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Norfolk, Virginia
Art
Wise Art Gallery in Norfolk, VA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.