Focus Tour: "The Enslaved Perspective"

Calendar   Thoroughgood House

Thoroughgood House
1636 Parish Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23455

Date Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Duration   1h 30m

Thoroughgood House Expanded Tour Hours; Special Juneteenth-related Tour

Starting June 17, the Thoroughgood House will be open for free tours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays. (No Evening Tours Thursday, June 24)

During the evening tours on June 17, which run every 30 minutes, guests will experience a new focus tour called "The Enslaved Perspective." The program will highlight the history of the enslaved individuals who lived and worked on the Thoroughgood House property in the 18th and 19th centuries.

There is NO advanced registration requirement for these tours. Walk-ins are welcome.


In accordance with updated federal, state and local health and safety guidance, visitors who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 will no longer have to wear a mask while visiting the Thoroughgood House. Visitors who have yet to be vaccinated, or are only partially vaccinated, will still be required to wear a mask or face covering during their tours.

Repeats? No