Reedville Fisherman's Museum

Historical Significance

The Reedville Fisherman's Museum is dedicated to preserving the maritime history and heritage of the lower Chesapeake Bay area and of the watermen who have labored there for hundreds of year. The museum's collection includes information about African American participation in the fishing industry.

Physical Description

The Museum is located in an historic home.

Geographical and Contact Information

504 Main Street
Reedville, Virginia
Phone: 804-453-6529

Cite this Page:

Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, “Reedville Fisherman's Museum,” African American Historic Sites Database, accessed June 19, 2019,

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