Norfolk Historical Society 

Strengthening Norfolk's future by preserving its past.

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Upcoming events

Sunday, July 23, 2017 12:00 PM • Fort Norfolk
Wednesday, August 09, 2017 7:00 PM • MacArthur Memorial Visitor Center Theatre 198 Bank STreet Norfolk VA 23510
Sunday, August 27, 2017 12:00 PM • Fort Norfolk
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 7:00 PM • MacArthur Memorial Visitor Center Theater
Sunday, September 17, 2017 12:00 PM • Fort Norfolk

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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