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Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. Association for Research and Enlightenment

215 67th St, At the intersection of 67th Street and Atlantic Avenue., Virginia Beach, VA 23451-2061
+1 757-428-3588
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Lunch with a friend

Wow! What a pleasant surprise. Wonderful setting and view totally different than the normal venues... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
relkins59
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Love this place

Husband and I had a wonderful visit. We took the tour which was very informative. The meditation... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SPadgett17
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Madison Heights, Virginia
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Explore the fascinating work of Edgar Cayce, documented psychic and the "father of holistic medicine." Founded in 1931 to research and explore transpersonal subjects such as holistic health, ancient mysteries, personal spirituality, dreams, philosophy, reincarnation, and intuition. Join us daily for free lecture, film and tour. Visit our library, bookstore and gift shop, relaxing meditation garden, or stone labyrinth. Enjoy a healthy meal at the Leaping Lizard Café or relax in our holistic spa. Visit our Web site for a full schedule of events for our non-profit organization.
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  • Average10%
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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215 67th St, At the intersection of 67th Street and Atlantic Avenue., Virginia Beach, VA 23451-2061
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow! What a pleasant surprise. Wonderful setting and view totally different than the normal venues (albeit nice as well) one is used to patronizing.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Husband and I had a wonderful visit. We took the tour which was very informative. The meditation garden is beautiful and very relaxing.

Thank SPadgett17
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Jennie T, Public Relations Manager at Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. Association for Research and Enlightenment, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best massage ever! Then afterwards, stopped at the café for lunch. Great 'healthy' sandwich and beverage at a price that was so affordable I was amazed. Actually paid less for a one hour massage than I do in my own home town. The Foundation has...More

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Jennie T, Public Relations Manager at Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. Association for Research and Enlightenment, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the recommendation! It is so nice to hear that you enjoyed and appreciated your visit! We hope to see you back soon.

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Reviewed May 15, 2018

The Spa is fantastic. The food is healthy and delicious. The main building has a wonderful gift shop. Mr. Cayce's library is fascinating. Meditation with a beautiful view. The lectures were interesting. Nice place to visit.

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Reviewed May 9, 2018

If you've ever wondered about life and death, healing, readings....this is the place to go. So much information is available on the life and readings of Edgar Cayce. A fantastic gift shop. The buildings are immaculate. Everything is cared for. The cafe has wonderful food....More

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Reviewed April 20, 2018

Edgar Cayce was a fascinating man with a normal background who would trance every day at the same time and provide health related information including alternative therapies about individuals whose names were provided to him. His secretary recorded his sessions and they have been transcribed...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2018

The A.R.E has wonderful conferences, which is why I visited there recently. In addition, they have a very interesting gift shop and a large library on the second floor, and also a meditation room on the third floor. Worth a visit, even if you are...More

1  Thank birdie86509
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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

I visited for a seminar. This place has an amazing energy. If you are interested in Edgar Cayce or on spirituality, be sure to visit while in Virginia Beach. There is a visitor center / library next to the parking lot and a spa in...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

The visitor center looked a little run down on the outside. The woman at the desk greeted us and was sweet and enthusiastic as she described the lay out. We did visit the library and saw Edgar Cayce's couch and the desk his secretary used...More

Thank Maureen S
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Jennie T, Public Relations Manager at Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. Association for Research and Enlightenment, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Thanks for stopping in. We hope you'll come back again when you have time to experience even more of the wonderful things we have to offer.

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Reviewed January 29, 2018

I recently visited the Edgar Cayce A.R.E with family members on a recent trip to Virginia Beach. I found this center to be a place of genuine and extremely helpful information for your mind, body and soul. One of the highlights was meeting the Caribbean...More

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Jennie T, Public Relations Manager at Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. Association for Research and Enlightenment, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2018

Thank you for sharing your thoughts in this lovely review. We hope to see you again soon!

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peteyjam
October 29, 2016|
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Response from Alison_Ray_VB | Property representative |
Where to Stay in Virginia Beach: Wyndham Hotel – Virginia Beach 5700 Atlantic Avenue Virginia Beach, VA 23451 Reservations: 800-365-3032 Located just ten blocks from A.R.E. with discounts available to conferences attendees... More
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peteyjam
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Most hotels nearby are pricey unless you can get a special deal, although I think rates are generally cheaper in winter months. I live in the area so I don't usually stay in a hotel! If you are (or become) an ARE member... More
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I am not aware of any Karen Johnson's working for A.R.E. Hope you find her!
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