Visit the Surry County, VA History Museum

281 Bank St, Surry, VA 23883

Tuesday-Wednesday 10AM-4PM EST


Explore Surry County History

Located in the center of town in Surry, Virginia, our history museum is a must-see for all lovers of history. Uncover our community’s rich history and discover artifacts, family heirlooms, and projects such as the Lorena Leath photography collection.

Tour the FERRY ‘capt. John Smith’ DECKHOUSE

Take a step back in time touring aboard the restored “Capt. John Smith” Deckhouse, from the first motorized ferry to connect Jamestown to Surry in 1925. This restoration of the ferry’s deckhouse is a unique experience for visitors.