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A hidden treasure!

If you like history, this is a great place to visit. The Myers family were interesting and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
Lovely exterior - located next to shopping mall

You can see the exterior (and interior) of this home if you do the Cannonball Trail Walk - pick up... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
Flagstaff, Arizona
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“A hidden treasure!”
Aug 13, 2018
“Lovely exterior - located next to shopping mall”
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331 Bank St, Norfolk, VA 23510-2419
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like history, this is a great place to visit. The Myers family were interesting and instrumental in the development of Norfolk as a major seaport. The tour guide, Karen, was extremely knowledgeable and very informative about the Myers family and the times in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Worrell954
Reviewed August 13, 2018

You can see the exterior (and interior) of this home if you do the Cannonball Trail Walk - pick up a brochure at the VisitNorfolk center on Main St. Well-preserved.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank CleopatraBunny
Reviewed January 13, 2018

Only one of two buildings surviving in this part of town, the Moses Myers House offers the interested viewer a part of the history of Norfolk. Located not far off the downtown area, the building and its self-guided tour offers you the history of a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank francoish27
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Quite an interesting Federal period home with nice decorative elements inside. The house was always inhabited by the same family, so the furnishings are original to the house. Tour is self-guided with placards in the rooms, but docents are on hand to provide more information....More

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank ZachF247
Reviewed April 10, 2017

On an early Sunday we were, at first, the only guests and beneficiaries of an informal tour by a well informed and interesting staff member. Because the house stayed in family hands for generations there are many original items, including some terrific paintings. The family...More

Date of experience: April 2017
5  Thank Cyclingsanta
Reviewed November 28, 2016

this house dates to near the beginning of the existence of substantial residential buildings in a seaside town in Virginia. Its art and artefacts are excellent and diverse, as the port allowed for merchants to bring a variety of goods for sale, as are the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank rustyroohoo
Reviewed July 24, 2016

Thus was the first wealthy jewish family to settle in Norfolk. The house is beautiful and has tons of artifacts and gorgeous furniture. The tour is fun and very educational. Next door is the largest mall in the entire area. So enjoy, shop, eat and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
4  Thank C4772JNdavidg
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Restoration of house and original furnishings are amazing. Social and business prominence of a family of a minority religion enlightening.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank sabababba
Reviewed June 1, 2016

This delightfully restored old colonial style building, was the residence of the first Jewish family in Norfolk. He was a successful shipping magnate and the house has been carefully restored, using original furniture and crockery from the era. Dating from about 1795, it has hight...More

Date of experience: April 2016
4  Thank glynn t
Reviewed October 26, 2015

The Moses Myers house, built in 1795 was the residence of the first permanent Jewish family in Norfolk. A rare gem, the Myers House is furnished almost completely with items that actually belonged to the family. Knowledgeable gallery hosts take you back in time and...More

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank Beth C
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