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Museum at Colonial Beach

128 Hawthorn St, Colonial Beach, VA 22443-2320
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Enjoyable tour through local history

First time to the museum and enjoyed it. There is a new waterman's room in rear that was pretty... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2015
Debbie R
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Mechanicsville, Maryland, United States
This is a small museum in a historic building

The Museum at Colonial Beach is open in season (April through Dec.) on weekend afternoons and on... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2015
Judith M
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Colonial Beach, Virginia
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28 Oct 2015
“Enjoyable tour through local history”
20 Mar 2015
“This is a small museum in a historic building”
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128 Hawthorn St, Colonial Beach, VA 22443-2320
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Reviewed 28 October 2015

First time to the museum and enjoyed it. There is a new waterman's room in rear that was pretty impressive. Local oyster war history was included and at the time, an original oysterman from the wars was visiting the museum with his wife. We got...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2015

The Museum at Colonial Beach is open in season (April through Dec.) on weekend afternoons and on Second Fridays during the town art walk. The museum building is thought to be the oldest commercial building remaining in Colonial Beach. It was acquired for a museum...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2014

So much has happened in Colonial Beach, from Captain John Smith's exploration of the area to the birth of two U.S. Presidents, the Oyster Wars and more. The Museum at Colonial Beach gives a great glimpse as to what life was like back then, and...More

3  Thank RUDNME
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