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Virginia's Eastern Shore Sights

Museum of Chincoteague Island

  • 7125 Maddox Blvd. Map It
  • Chincoteague

Fodor's Review

Formerly the Oyster and Maritime Museum, the Museum of Chincoteague Island chronicles the local oyster trade with displays of mostly homemade tools; elaborate, hand-carved decoys; marine specimens; a diorama; and audio recordings based on museum records.

Sight Information


7125 Maddox Blvd., Chincoteague, Virginia, 23226, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $2, 12 and under, free
  • Memorial Day–Labor Day daily. In spring and summer, open Fri.–Sun. Hrs vary, call ahead. Closed in winter.


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