Morattico Waterfront Museum


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Hours:
May through October Saturday: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM Sunday: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

About Morattico Waterfront Museum:


?A Hidden Treasure Full of History in a Waterfront Village


The Morattico Waterfront Museum in the heart of the watermen’s village on the north shore of the Rappahannock River with commanding views of the river, Lancaster Creek and Mulberry Bay. The village takes it name from the Moraughtacund Indians of the Algonquian Nation encountered in the area by Captain John Smith in 1608.

Artifacts, photos and documents related to activities in a working watermen’s settlement and the function of the general store are being preserved to honor the past and educate new generations.



Contact:

Brenda Gregory

Phone:
804-462-0214

Email:
moratticowaterfrontmuseum@yahoo.com

Website:
https://www.morattico.org/

Address:
6584 Morattico Rd
Morattico, VA 22532


Sponsors

Virginia Water Trails
Shellfish Growers of Virginia
Northern Neck Planning District Commission
Virginia Seafood
Dredge Restaurant
Virginia is for Oyster Lovers
Hotel Madison Sponsor
Oyster & Wine Festival

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