The Museum is open to visitors from early April until mid-December. Regular hours of operation are:

Saturdays and Sundays
1-4 pm
and Second Fridays
6-8 pm

The Museum can also be opened for private tours by appointment.

Admission is free, but your generous donations help keep our doors open.


The Museum at Colonial Beach is located in the heart of the original Beach "downtown" at 128 Hawthorne Street, Colonial Beach, Virginia.

Our hours are posted in the box to the right of this page.

Click on any of the links to the left to find out more about the Museum.

If you would like to arrange a tour outside of our regular hours, go to our Contacts page to see all the ways you can get in touch with us.

Support the Museum at Colonial Beach. Join the Colonial Beach Historical Society!


Click to download a membership application for the
Colonial Beach Historical Society Museum.

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