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Historic Houses

View from the gardens

The Willoughby-Baylor House, as seen from its garden.

Willoughby-Baylor House

Closed until mid-to-late summer, this 1794 home was long the home of the Norfolk History Museum. Upon reopening, expect a fresh remix of local history and nationally recognized art.

The Moses Myers House

The Moses Myers House at 323 E. Freemason St.

Moses Myers House

The Moses Myers House, the oldest Jewish home in America open to the public as a museum, offers a vivid portrayal of the life of an early 19th century merchant family. More.

Exhibitions and programs

FREE GUIDED TALKS AND TOURS
Every Saturday and Sunday afternoon.
Check our Events Calendar for specific times and topics.

MMH Special Exhibition
Beth Lipman's conceptual glass art installation Adeline's Portal is inspired by Adeline Myers, who lived in the home in the early 1800s.

MMH: Moses Myers, Maritime Merchant
This exhibition explores the business of maritime commerce using the life of Moses Myers as an example.

MMH: Barton Myers, Norfolk Visionary
"The First Citizen of Norfolk" had a hand in everything from a world's fair to major industrial and real estate developments.

Hours

Open Saturday & Sunday:
12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission is free. School and group tours are available by appointment.


Historic Houses
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by the estate of
T. Parker Host Jr.