Isle of Wight County Division of Historic Resources
The Isle of Wight County Division of Historic Resources was formed by the Board of Supervisors in April 2006 and functions as part of the Department of Tourism . The Division oversees the interpretation and operation of the County’s historic sites to include Fort Huger, Fort Boykin, Isle of Wight County Museum and Historic Boykin’s Tavern. The Division enhances its historic preservation efforts with educational initiatives, programs and events.
The Isle of Wight County Division of Historic Resources’ mission is to develop and advance an understanding of the county’s heritage by conserving, interpreting and preserving its sociological, agricultural, archaeological, cultural, military and natural history.
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J.L. Williams, Historic Resources Manager
101 Main Street
Smithfield, VA 23430
(757) 357-0114 fax