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Historic Sites

COLONIAL COURT CIRCLE

In the center of Main Street, literally!  This SELF-GUIDED TOUR will tell you all about it.  6509 Main Street, Gloucester, Va 23061

GLOUCESTER MUSEUM OF HISTORY

Discover the history of Gloucester, since 1651...  Visit Website

ROSEWELL

America's Magnificent Ruin, from unearthed treasures to standing next to the ruin and imagining it's beauty and it's visitors...Visit Website

WALTER REED'S BIRTHPLACE

A small, two-room and loft house built prior to 1850.  Read more.

WEROWOCOMOCO

The home of Powhatan and Pocahontas.  Read more in the Werowocomoco Brochure

ABINGDON EPISCOPAL AND WARE EPISCOPAL CHURCHES

With beginnings during our Colonial Days, these churches continue to be a vital part of our community.  Visit Abingdon Episcopal Church Website  Visit Ware Episcopal Church Website

EDGE HILL HOUSE

Home of the Gloucester Woman's Club.  Visit Website

POWHATAN'S CHIMNEY

Read about this legend on Wikipedia

TYNDALL'S POINT PARK

Named for a 1608 mariner with Capt. Christopher Newport, this point was vital in the American Revolution battles at Yorktown and in gaining our independence.  Visit Website

FAIRFIELD FOUNDATION

Center for Archaeology, Preservation and Education.  Visit Website

HOLLY KNOLL

"Come to Capahosic" was the tag line of the late Dr. Robert Russa Moton as he invited prominent members of the community to visit and brainstorm on social justice.  Visit the Gloucester Institute Website to read more 



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