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Visit the Thoroughgood House to hear the great success story of Adam Thorowgood, one of Virginia's first colonists. Learn about the house Argall and Susannah Thorowgood built and what makes it so extraordinary. See the special touches added by John...more
The Thoroughgood House is a true national treasure and the new Education Center made our repeat visit well worth while. The tour of the Education Center begins with a very interesting film that provides an excellent description of the arrival of the English in the...More
A piece of Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia Beach, VA. Well not exactly, but you will get that same feel.
The Adam Thoroughgood House is one of the oldest, if not the oldest structures in Princess Anne Co. A more accurate dating of its age pins...More
Sadly this was closed, despite checking website prior. I was frustrated, like other reviewer that 2 of the few historic homes remaining in this area were not open during my visit. Definitely looks good from the photos. Would love to have seen it. So be...More
A piece of local history that is regularly part of field and day trips for the locals. Great for families with lots of history to learn about. It is well preserved and much of the year the gardens make a wonderful walk.
This with a few other historical houses in Virginia Beach were closed and fenced off as apparently they are no longer operating , very frustrating trying to find any of these listed houses open to the public, I'd rate it zero!More
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2blackdog4, Public Relations Manager at Thoroughgood House, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2016
Two of Virginia Beach's HIstory Museums are currently closed. The Thorogoughgood House is closed while a new Visitor Center is being built, which is expected to be open spring 2017. The Lynnhaven House will be closed until late June for a moisture mitigation project.