The Steamboat Era Museum

The Steamboat Era Museum tells the story that has not been told: the times of the steamboats, and how they altered the lives of everyone along the Chesapeake Bay. The museum offers a unique look into the human side of the story, the Captains the travelers, the lifestyle. Brought to life with models, artifacts, photos, films and oral histories one steps back into time; a romantic time full of adventure, splendor and prosperity. In addition, the museum produces a number of popular annual programs and concerts related to the steamboat era.

The Steamboat Era Museum is located at 156 King Carter Drive, Irvington, Virginia.
For more information, please call: (804) 438-6888.