Avoca Museum

1514 Main St.
Altavista, VA 24517- Map It
(434) 369-1076

AAA Editor Notes

Avoca Museum is at 1514 Main St. Housed in the 1901 Queen Anne Victorian home of Revolutionary War soldier Col. Charles Lynch, the museum features Native American artifacts and Civil War items. An arboretum, an antique log cabin and a Lynch family cemetery are on the grounds. Guided tours of the restored African-American cemetery, located about 50 feet from the former plantation house, are available. Guided tours are available.
$5; $4 (ages 60+); $3 (students with ID); $2 (ages 0-5). Prices may vary during special events.
Hours: Thurs.-Sat. 11-3, Sun. 1:30-4:30, mid-Apr. through last Fri. in Oct. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.