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: 804-510-3826
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
The next general meeting of the Society will be held November, 2015.
The 2015 Cumberland Festival, depicting life in New Kent during the Civil War, will be held October 17th - 18th. Cumberland 2015 Info
The Society will honor New Kent's Veterans November 7, 2015, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at Corinth Baptist Church. More Info