With Winter approaching, we will be closing our doors for a short while. But wait… that doesn’t mean you can’t still visit us! We are available for private tours and small functions. We will be pumping out some cool virtual content to keep you educated and entertained, so stay tuned! We can’t wait to see you back in our galleries in Spring 2021!

Coastal history is alive and thriving at the Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum. Standing proudly at 24th Street on the Boardwalk, the museum building itself is a Virginia Beach icon on the National Register of Historic Places. Explore lots of fun exhibits and a great gift shop right on the boardwalk!

the pandemic pivot:

getting through covid-19.

COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving situation. Please know that your health and safety is our highest priority. We will continue to monitor the situation and follow the recommendations of the WHO, the CDC, The Virginia Department of Health, and the City of Virginia Beach.During this difficult time, please make every effort to keep your self well informed.

Located at 2401 Atlantic Ave Virginia Beach, VA 23451

*parking is limited*

*There is free parking on Atlantic avenue through Spring 2021*

There is metered street parking or a parking garage on 25th st






Please help!

You can make an online donation using paypal or credit card.


Your continued support will make the difference. We look forward to seeing you in the galleries again soon.

Thank You!