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​Looking for some Arbor Day fun for the whole loved ones? Virginia Beach Historical past Museums has a whole slate of free festivities at the Thoroughgood Household, 1636 Parish Road, from noon to 7 p.m. on Friday, April 29.

Thoroughgood Property site visitors young and aged can love an all-day scavenger hunt, as perfectly as participate in fingers-on craft actions like making a pinwheel and paper tree. The Thoroughgood Master Gardeners will also be on web page to reply issues and give information about the Thoroughgood Home colonial backyard.

Thoroughgood Residence is generally open for tours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays. Due to this special function, the home will be open from midday to 7 p.m. on April 29.

Thoroughgood Home Arbor Day actions and excursions are free and open to all ages. Advanced registration is not essential, but if you have any concerns, be sure to call Virginia Seashore History Museums staff members at [email protected] or call 757-385-5100.

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The Cultural Affairs Office engages people and site visitors by way of significant arts, heritage, and cultural encounters to link and strengthen communities. The Department helps and directs the Virginia Beach Arts & Humanities Commission, coordinates the City’s General public Art Program, oversees Virginia Seaside Record Museums, provides contract administration for the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, serves as the liaison with Virginia MOCA and the ViBe Imaginative District, and serves as a source for neighborhood arts and humanities organizations. 


The Metropolis of Virginia Beach front Background Museums include the Thoroughgood Residence, the Francis Land Residence, the Lynnhaven Dwelling, and Princess Anne County Schooling University/Union Kempsville Significant University Museum. The Virginia Seaside Record Museums are section of the City’s Cultural Affairs Department. As portion of the municipal govt of the Metropolis of Virginia Seaside, the Cultural Affairs Office engages inhabitants and visitors through significant arts, heritage, and cultural activities to link and reinforce communities. Go to for a lot more info, and observe @VBHistoryMuseums on Fb and Instagram, and @VBHistMuseums on Twitter, to continue to be up to day on all the occasions and information from Virginia Seashore Heritage Museums.