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Address: Rt. 633, Gwynn, VA
Phone Number: +1 804-725-2656
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Great display of local history

This museum will open for larger groups outside of normal hours...just give them a call. Plenty to see and read about regarding the history of Gwynn's Island.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 March 2016
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Delran, NJ
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Delran, NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

This museum will open for larger groups outside of normal hours...just give them a call. Plenty to see and read about regarding the history of Gwynn's Island.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

I love Museums, I have been to major Museums in many states but this little out of the way museum is a must see. Gwynn's Island has a rich history going back to the very beginning of English settlement in Virginia. The people of the island love their history and have it well documented. Our guide today was Pat, she... More 

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Norwich, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

There is so much history on Gwynn's Island. Just look up Hugh Gwynn and Pocahantas. The lore is deep and the artifacts to back it up are here. It is a two-story museum with tons of books and other treasures scattered about, I could get lost for hours in there, and I have. Everything is so well laid out, that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2015

The orator at the museum gave us a wonderful tour of the museum. She explained so much and it was a good experience and worth the visit!

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015

Really enjoyed the tour and the information we received. This museum was definitely worth seeing. Very friendly staff

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Chesterfield, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015

Beautiful - great knowledgeable staff. Loved the little gift shop and the selection of products to purchase.

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Thank Jackie K
Richmond, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2015

Very nice museum, but has limited hours of operation so sometime its hard to work it into your schedule for visiting. Has lots of information on the local history.

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Thank Jane M
Seaford, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014

Gwynn's Island museum gives you in depth information on this beautiful island. One of the stops you need to make next time you are in the Mathews/Deltaville/Cobbs Creek area.

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Thank Anna G
Hartfield, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2011

For a little tiny island this area has a lot of interesting history.

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