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Old Coast Guard Station, Virginia Beach, Virginia

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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.

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

Kids: $2, adults: $4

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

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