A short film featuring archive photos on the United States Life-Saving Service in Virginia Beach, Virginia
Enjoy a selection of vintage postcards from Virginia Beach, Virginia
We're open. As a museum, as an educational institution, even as a tourism destination, we are open. It took me a little while to wrap my stressed out, how do we survive a global pandemic, thoughts around this. The very day the COVID-19 pandemic closed our physical doors, we became a virtual museum. It's [...]
Visitors to Virginia Beach have been hitting the beach since the 1880s. Check out how swimwear changed through the decades.
From the USCG to becoming the Museum... Discover how a nonprofit is born.
A single shipwreck changes maritime history and brings forth the USCG Rescue Swimmer.
Explore the story of the first Lifeguards to be employed at Virginia Beach
Follow the journey of the Norwegian Ship, Dictator, from Florida to a tragic end in Virginia Beach.
Explore life in the early days of Cape Henry.