Programs & Tours
Tours for Individuals and
Families offered every day.
No reservations needed!
Educational Programs and Tours
offered both On- and Off-site!
Contact our Education Department to make your reservation
Click here for
a free Coast Guard in Hampton Roads activity page!
Reserve the Old Coast Guard Station
for your own Special Event!
Take a Virtual Tour of the Museum
Join musician Mikel Paris as he takes a tour of the museum
and performs his original tune "Great Unknown"
Spyglass Speaker Series
Presenting regionally and nationally acclaimed historians and
January 24 Kasey Zronek Life at Cape
February 28 Tim Dring Coast Guard Rescues
with Small Boats
March 28 Matt Eng Coast Guard in Pop
April 25 Dennis Noble The Rescue of the
May 23 Bill Geroux The Matthews Men
$5 general admission
Complimentary admission for OCGS Museum Members
Held at the Virginia MOCA Auditorium
2200 Parks Ave., Va Beach, VA
Comfort Suites Beachfront is a proud sponsor of
Spyglass Speaker Series.
SHIPWRECKS & GHOST LORE:
A Virginia Beach Ghostwalk
Join a costumed interpreter for tales of true accounts and local
legends of shipwrecks, ghosts, pirates and witches. Tours last
approx. 60 minutes.
May 26 - October 31
Tuesdays & Fridays @ 7:00 PM
$12 Adult / $5 Child (ages 6-15)
Reservations appreciated. Contact the museum Program Director at
757.422.1587 or send an email.
Available year-round by appointment (2 weeks notice) ~ call
Group of 1-19 people
$10 per adult / $5 Child (ages 6-15) ~ $100 minimum charge
Group of 20 or more
$8 per adult / $5 Child (ages 6-15)
Private tours must be paid in advance - one payment from group
This program is funded in part by the citizens of Virginia Beach
through a grant from the City of Virginia Beach Arts and Humanities
Shipwrecks & Ghost Lore Expansion
Use this map as a guide to sites related to our tales of the eerie
Community Grants & Gifts
~ Support for the Old Coast Guard Station comes
- Carrie S. Camp Foundation
- City of Virginia Beach
- Dominion Resources Services, Inc.
- Fraim Family Foundation
- Virginia Beach Arts & Humanities
- Virginia Beach Historic Preservation
- Youth Foundation of Virginia Beach,