HOURS: The Old Jail, located at 12007 Courthouse Circle in New Kent, is open every Monday except holidays, from 10:00 - 2:00.Contact LaVonne, "The Jailor", at email@example.com, to arrange a visit at other times or for research questions.
Cumberland Festival 2014 Festival Report
VETERANS:We are working on a second edition of a book on New Kent Veterans. Please help us with any information you have - Veteran Info
The New Kent Historical Society
PO Box 24
New Kent, VA 23124
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone: 804-966-8587
The New Kent Historical Society, based in the Old Jail at 12007 Courthouse Circle, collects, preserves and disseminates information relating to history, antiquities and literature of New Kent County, Virginia. It is organized for historic and educational purposes, and as a resource to the public, to include birth, marriage and death notices starting from the 1600s.
We are now collecting dues for 2015NKHS Membership
Visit our Bookstore at the Old Jail. All items in the bookstore are also available by mail.Bookstore Items
Saturday, April 25, 2015, 10:00 - 4:00 at the New Kent Courthouse - The 7th Virginia Regiment will commemorate Patrick Henry's March to Williamsburg, and the Historical Society will hold an open house at the Old Jail.More Info
The next general meeting of the Society will be held in July.
The 2015 Cumberland Festival, depicting life in New Kent during the Civil War, will be held October 17th - 18th. Contact Martha at email@example.com for information or to volunteer.
The Society will honor New Kent's Veterans November 7, 2015. More Info