Virtual Tours
Why It Matters


Your health & safety is our highest priority.

To minimize the potential spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) within our community,  the museum will be remain closed. 

As this is a rapidly changing situation, we will continue to monitor and follow the recommendations of the WHO, CDC, the Virginia Department of Health, and the City of Virginia Beach.

We thank you for your patience and look forward to being back to a full schedule soon. 

You Can Help the Museum Weather the Current Storm

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The Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum honors and preserves the history of Virginia’s coastal communities and maritime heritage. The scope of the Museum’s exhibits begins with the Virginia Beach Community and extends to subjects related to Virginia’s oceanfront, coastal and water related heritage.

Honoring, celebrating, and preserving Virginia Beach coastal history!

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