About

The Cape Charles Historical Society is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit. It supports and maintains the Cape Charles Museum and Welcome Center. The Museum opened in 1996 and is dedicated to preserving and presenting to the public the history of Cape Charles and surrounding areas.   It is the hope of the Cape Charles Historical Society that inspiration from the richness of its past will help guide Cape Charles’ renewal and growth in the 21st Century.

Cape Charles Historical Society