Norfolk Historical Society 

Strengthening Norfolk's future by preserving its past.

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Saturday, June 01, 2019 10:30 AM • Fort Monroe VA
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 7:00 PM • MacArthur Memorial Visitor Center Theatre
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 7:00 PM • MacArthur Memorial Visitor Center Theatre
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 7:00 PM • MacArthur Memorial Visitor Center Theater

Our Vision

The Norfolk Historical Society is a community-supported organization that provides broad opportunities to learn about and participate in the rich and diverse history of the Norfolk, Virginia area.

Our Mission 

The Norfolk Historical Society, both by itself and in partnership with other organizations, shall actively promote the collection, interpretation, and preservation of  Norfolk, Virginia area history through educational programs, preservation support, community awareness, and advocacy.


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Address: P.O. Box 6367, Norfolk, VA  23508-0367

Phone: (757) 640-1720


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