Hours & Admission

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Our historic destinations are perfect for family or g​​roup tours and provide beautiful and unique set​tings for your wedding, meeting or reception. All our sites are easily accessible from I-264.

Special events are always on the calendar for the history museums. Check out our upcoming events or call for information.


Our Locations


Thoroughgood House

1636 Parish Road
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23455
(757) 385-5100

Hours
Closed while new visitor center is constructed.


Francis Land House

3131 Virginia Beach Boulevard
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452
(757) 385-5100

Hours

  • February 2 - June 30, 2017: 10 am – 4 pm Thursday - Sunday
    • Closed February 20 for Presidents Day
    • April 10-23: Open 10 am – 4 pm Thursday -Saturday, 12 noon -4 pm Sunday for Spring Break
* The last tour begins at 3:30 pm

Lynnhaven House

4409 Wishart Road
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23455
(757) 385-5100

Hours
Closed until 2018 to replaster the north and south walls, repoint mortar, update the electrical systems, and update the HVAC system.​


Princess Anne County Training School/Union Kempsville High School Museum

5100 Cleveland Street
Inside Renaissance Academy
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462
(757) 385-5100

Hours

  • February 1 - 28, 2017: 10 am – 4 pm Monday - Friday for Black History Month
    • Closed February 20 for Presidents Day
  • March 1 – April 9, 2017: 10 am – 4 pm Tuesday, Wednesday and one Saturday a month
  • April 10-16: Closed for Spring Break
  • April 17-23: 10 am – 4 pm Tuesday & Wednesday
  • April 24 – June 30: 10 am – 4 pm Tuesday, Wednesday and one Saturday a month
* Available for group tours with advance reservations​
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Admissions

Admission for Francis Land House or Lynnhaven House: Adults: $8.00; Seniors: $7.00; Students: $5.00 (including college students with school ID); Those under age 6 are free.

Admission to Princess Anne County Training School/Union Kempsville High School Museum is free.

Group rates are available for groups of 10 or more with 14 days' advance notice. Call (757) 385-5100 for prices and reservations.

Choose Your Museum

Department of Aquarium & Museums

3131 Virginia Beach Blvd.

Virginia Beach, VA 23452

(757) 385-5100

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