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Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. Association for Research and Enlightenment

215 67th St, At the intersection of 67th Street and Atlantic Avenue., Virginia Beach, VA 23451-2061
+1 757-428-3588
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Great for a Massage

We were on vacation for a week in the Virginia Beach area and stopped by to check this place out... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2015
New Jersey
Lovely Garden and Laborinth

It was interesting to see the founder of the modern new age movement emphasizing psychic powers... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2015
Anita B
Louisville, Kentucky
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Explore the fascinating work of Edgar Cayce, documented psychic and the "father of holistic medicine." Founded in 1931 to research and explore transpersonal subjects such as holistic health, ancient mysteries, personal spirituality, dreams, philosophy, reincarnation, and intuition. Join us daily for free lecture, film and tour. Visit our library, bookstore and gift shop, relaxing meditation garden, or stone labyrinth. Enjoy a healthy meal at the Leaping Lizard Café or relax in our holistic spa. Visit our Web site for a full schedule of events for our non-profit organization.
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215 67th St, At the intersection of 67th Street and Atlantic Avenue., Virginia Beach, VA 23451-2061
+1 757-428-3588
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Reviewed 18 August 2015

We were on vacation for a week in the Virginia Beach area and stopped by to check this place out, the books, incense and what not. Then we took a walk up to the spa house and booked a massage for later that day. Both...More

Thank Bug512
Reviewed 15 August 2015

It was interesting to see the founder of the modern new age movement emphasizing psychic powers, past lives, crystals and wholistic medicine.

Thank Anita B
Reviewed 8 August 2015

A friend took me to the Institute and we had a wonderful afternoon. We walked the maze on the plateau next to the rose garden. It is said if you have a question for God and you walk the maze looking only at your feet...More

1  Thank ybecold
Reviewed 28 July 2015

I have always said that if I go to Virginia Beach that I want to go to the A.R.E. Being the more spiritual/metaphysical one in the family I was disappointed to find my wife and kid enjoyed it more than I did - but I...More

1  Thank jb s
Reviewed 26 July 2015

This is a true gem of Virginia Beach. The entire A.R.E. Underwent many years of complete renovation and the results are spectacular. This organization offers an exquisite spa whose services will leave you floating on air and planning your next visit. Absolutely spectacular! This long...More

Thank Melina R
Reviewed 25 July 2015

free parking. lots of stuff to explore different lectures every day. good library nice gardens and little waterfall. good tours.

Thank purtie26
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Very interesting, the grounds are historical and pretty to look at. The "classes" are fun and the people are very nice who work there.

Thank sevn78
Reviewed 12 July 2015

They have really improved the ARE in the past few years by adding a day spa and meditation walk/gardens. If you are into Edgar Cayce or holistic medicine, then you really should at least visit the book store. It's a serene place with lots of...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Fascinating history of Edgar Cayce and his readings to people regarding medical ailments. Extensive library for researching specific medical issues. Just amazing that some information we are practicing today, he talked about in the 1920's. Worth a visit.

Thank Eileen M
Reviewed 17 June 2015

This is a well maintained site with free films and lectures about the life and teachings of Edgar Cayce. They have a stone labyrinth and a spa. It would be best to look at a calendar to see what is available for the day you...More

1  Thank CAK_624
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Where is the closest and least expensive motel near you?
29 October 2016|
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Response from Alison_Ray_VB | Property representative |
Where to Stay in Virginia Beach: Wyndham Hotel – Virginia Beach 5700 Atlantic Avenue Virginia Beach, VA 23451 Reservations: 800-365-3032 Located just ten blocks from A.R.E. with discounts available to conferences attendees... More
where is the cheapest motel near the ARE.
29 October 2016|
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Response from Meryl Ann B | Reviewed this property |
Most hotels nearby are pricey unless you can get a special deal, although I think rates are generally cheaper in winter months. I live in the area so I don't usually stay in a hotel! If you are (or become) an ARE member... More
Is Karen Johnson employed in the library ? She is my niece and I need to locate her . very important !!
30 April 2016|
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Response from Alison_Ray_VB | Property representative |
I am not aware of any Karen Johnson's working for A.R.E. Hope you find her!