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Boykin's Tavern

17130 Monument Circle, Isle of Wight, VA 23397
+1 757-365-9771
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self guided visit

we did a self guided visit and it was wonderful lots of history and it is a spirited place. at... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2015
purtie26
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Old and New Together

Now the home for the Isle of Wight Economic Development Offices which are located on the second... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2015
JimCarroll3
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Norfolk, Virginia
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17 Oct 2015
“self guided visit”
1 Jul 2015
“Old and New Together”
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17130 Monument Circle, Isle of Wight, VA 23397
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+1 757-365-9771
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Reviewed 17 October 2015

we did a self guided visit and it was wonderful lots of history and it is a spirited place. at least three spirits we picked up on. wish we had more time to stay.

Thank purtie26
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Now the home for the Isle of Wight Economic Development Offices which are located on the second floor, the first floor museum really gives you an understanding of the community and the way of life back in time. Definitely worth a visit.

2  Thank JimCarroll3
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Lots of history to explore in this historic house. Formerly a tavern, the house has interesting artifacts and architecture.

Thank Constance C
Reviewed 22 June 2014

We had a wonderful visit to this lovely eighteenth century tavern, having wanted to come for a few years. We were very disappointed to learn that it is closing permanently as a tourist attraction due to lack of public interest, so many of the previously...More

1  Thank DocChesapeake
Reviewed 6 October 2013

This is an old colonial era building that was once a Tavern/Inn and then a private residence that is now a museum so don't be looking for alcohol refreshments! The building has been restored to the Colonial era. Admission is free and the guided tours...More

Thank jaimeaus
Reviewed 1 May 2013

This former tavern and home was owned by Boykin, who served with Patrick Henry and was at Valley Forge with Washington. It has been made into a small museum that houses some very beautiful antiques from the Revolutionary War era. It's been set up as...More

2  Thank tripprf
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