travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Old Coast Guard Station, Virginia Beach, Virginia

 
00
    
Legend
  • History & Culture travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 8.6mi
Sandro's pictureby Sandro History & Culture travel tip
added on the 8th of January, 2011
Weather you are a history freak or you are interested in life saving, it doesn't matter, because the Old Coast Guard Station is for everyone. It is a small historical facility which presents life saving gears and people who became heroes using them or not using them.

The house looks really pretty with its white washed exterior and the boat at the entrance. Not to mention the bronze statues that present some amazing people or some amazing savings. A neat little place worth visiting for a couple of hours.

Address:
24th St & Virginia Beach Boardwalk, Virginia Beach, VA 23451, USA

Price:
Kids: $2, adults: $4

Opening Hours:
Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm
Sun: noon-5pm

On the web:
http://www.oldcoastguardstation.com/

 
One Fish-Two Fish RestaurantFalse Cape State Park
 
 
 
History & Culture
tips

Recent travel tips for Virginia Beach

  • Neighbor's Pizzeria
    On our last day in Virginia Beach we decided to have something traditional, not the local specialties so we went to Neighbor's Pizzeria because we heard they serve excellent pizza. Well, it was true. The fresh mozzarella and the rich [...]
    D: 1.7mi00
  • Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center
    An entertaining and fun time you can get at the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center. Extremely child-friendly facility, lot of kids are about running around or feeding the animals. It is a great place which even an adult can enjoy [...]
    D: 8.1mi00
  • One Fish-Two Fish Restaurant
    Exquisite and unique food, environment and ambiance is what we experienced at One Fish-Two Fish Restaurant on West Great Neck Road. The presentation of the food and the aroma is something wonderful. After the main course we were thrown away [...]
    D: 5.7mi00
  • Tula Adventure Sports
    I had the time of my life with Tula Adventure Sports last summer and I can hardly wait to go again this year. I've never been paddle-boarding so it was a new and exciting experience for me to try this thing out. It was definitely [...]
    D: 6mi00
  • Rudee Inlet Parasail
    Para-sailing can be fun and great, at least that is what we experienced with Captain Mickey's Rudee Inlet Parasail tour. The staff and the captain is great, and the few minutes while you're up in the sky, flying is something that [...]
    D: 8.6mi00

Things about Virginia Beach you may be interested in

Be the first who requests a site listing for this page.
 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Virginia Beach Nightlife

As far as families and children are concerned, Virginia Beach is one of the greatest places for children as well. Children love to enjoy the ocean water and build castles of sand on the beaches. These activities can keep the children busy for several hours and days. There are other great attractions like water parks and aquariums that kids will surely like to visit. So, if you have been planning a [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Toronto, Ontario
Toronto's main beach in 'The Beaches' is pretty good, and what you would expect of a public beach. However I believe that Bluffer's Beach is far...
Outdoors Activities: The nicest beach in Toronto

Kressbronn Am Bodensee, Germany
Wenn man in der Nähe des Bodensees ist und in der Gegend von Kressbronn, dann sollte man zum entspannen ins dortige Strandbad am Bodensee gehen....
General: Strandbad am Bodensee

 

Weingarten, Germany
If you are at Weingarten you really should visit it´s baroque church, one of the biggest in germany.
History & Culture: The Basilika

Granada, Spain
There is a wonderful view from Sacromonte over the city. You can find an abbey on the top of the mountain, beautiful 17th century building. What...
Outdoors Activities: Sacromonte

 

Schoinas, Greece
If you want to visit the wonderful and peaceful island of Schinoussa(Greece)the Blue Star Ferries have two direct lines, one on Sunday and the...
Public Transportation: Travel to Schinoussa

Agra, India
We are ground handling agent handling hotels car rental guides/Escort arrival /Departute assistance in Agra india E-mail...
General: Taj mahal

 

Lucknow, India
Apart from the great architectural heritage the city has, the Mughalai cuisine is something that one should never miss. The famous Kababs(made of...
Food: Travel tip

Petra, Jordan
Petra is now one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. It is a fabulous place from the Eastern tales, simply breathtaking. The old city was...
History & Culture: The Ancient City

 

Surigao, Philippines
DAYDREAM LAGUNA RESORT Luxury Riverside Accommodation and Teppanyaki Restaurant • Indulge your senses and escape from the everyday stresses...
General: Daydream Laguna Resort

Hanoi Bac Mai, Vietnam
Top places to visit on your Myanmar Tour Packages # 1: Experience an exciting and really different cruising through the Ayeyarwady River in...
Sightseeing: Top destinations to see in Myanmar

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*