VB History Museums (@VBHistMuseums )

VB History Museums

Bio VBHM includes the Francis Land House, Thoroughgood House, Lynnhaven House, and Princess Anne County Training School/Union Kempsville High School Museum.
Location Virginia Beach, VA
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iPhone : It’s #NationalPaperAirplaneDay, which got us curious about the history behind these childhood icons. The aeronautical toys were widely known as “paper darts” until modern airplanes shared the shape of “paper planes” in the 1950s and 60s. #vbhistorymuseums

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iPhone : Need a re-fresh on your Zoom background? Download our Zoom-sized graphics to bring our Historic Homes to your next virtual meeting! If you have any other photos of our sites youd like Zoom-sized, comment them below and we can help 😄 #vbhistorymuseums #VirtualHistoryVB

Twitter Web App : Curatorial Assistant Amanda takes you inside the Thoroughgood House Education Center for one of the most important aspects of running a museum: taking care of collections! Check out some recently added collections in today's #VirtualHistoryVB adventure.

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iPhone : Rudee Loop has been transformed through public art! Aimee Bruces fun, beach-themed mural Prismatic Play, Pepe Gakas award-winning Seashore Cathedral mural and Work Program Architects (WPA)/Piece of Cake Productions World Below the Brine highlight this vibrant space.

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Twitter Web App : Have you seen the Virginia Beach "Hints of History" series? Check out this feature on the history behind the Thoroughgood House, and why this National Historic Landmark is so significant to our area. Program hosted by Jeff Barnaby. #vbhistorymuseums youtube.com/watch?v=RU-Ato…

Twitter Web App : You can vote in each category (K-2, 3-5, 6-8) through this Friday, May 15. The pieces with the most votes will be announced next Monday! #vbhistorymuseums

Twitter Web App : Students in grades K-8 were asked to create artwork about a woman in history who inspires them. While our site closures have impacted in-person voting, you can still recognize our young artists hard work through virtual voting! Visit surveymonkey.com/r/DRT9F2D and cast your votes!

iPhone : Sometimes we stumble, but we pick ourselves right back up 😂! End this week on a happy note with Part 5 of our virtual Then and Now program #VirtualHistoryVB 👇

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Twitter Web App : History lovers: do you get our e-newsletter, "History Museums Chronicles?" If not, subscribe today!! Check out our May newsletter here 👇😀 #vbhistorymuseums

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iPhone : Hey everyone! Are you ready to take a virtual walkthrough of the Francis Land House? Join Miriam for Part 4 of Then and Now! youtu.be/k0WiEtf5sS8 #VirtualHistoryVB pic.twitter.com/QOpNJTISZd