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Historic Houses: Weekend Talks and Tours

Historic Houses: Weekend Talks and Tours

An ivy-covered Moses Myers House in an undated photograph.

Oct 29, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Every weekend we offer free guided talks and tours at our downtown Historic Houses. They are located on East Freemason Street near the MacArthur Center shopping mall.

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Moses Myers House, 323 E. Freemason St.
Guided House Talk | Weekends at 1 p.m.
Ongoing exhibitions at the ca. 1792 home include Adeline’s Portal, a conceptual art installation by Beth Lipman inspired by a 19th century resident of the home. Other exhibitions include Moses Myers: Maritime Merchant, and Barton Myers: Norfolk Visionary.

Willoughby-Baylor House, 601 E. Freemason St.
Guided House Talk | Weekends at 2 p.m.
This historic house, built in 1794, features two exhibitions:

A New Deal Near Here: Depression-Era Photography from the Chrysler Museum
A vivid look at coastal life during hard times, as seen through the eyes of top documentary photographers.

The Norfolk Rooms
Celebrate our port city's rich history of creativity and cultural achievements through a selection of paintings, sculpture, furniture, silver, and more.

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