Located in historic Farmville, just 25 miles from Appomattox, and within 60 miles of Charlottesville, Lynchburg, and Richmond, Moton is one of Virginia’s top six historic destinations. Visit us here in “the heart of Virginia” and discover why.
Our permanent exhibition Moton School Story: Children of Courage and the Moton Bookstore will reopen to the public beginning June 30, 2020, at 12 p.m. We will continue to adhere to our normal operating hours of Monday-Saturday 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. We will also continue to suspend facility rentals through August 30, 2020, as we further evaluate this important part of our operations. Learn more about our new health and safety measures.
12 – 4 p.m., Monday-Saturday, and by appointment.
9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday-Friday, and by appointment.
Admission is free for the general public.
School & Group Tours
To schedule a guided tour (groups of 5+ individuals is preferable), email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 434.315.8775 ext. 6 at least ten business days in advance. Please also fill out this form so we can better accommodate your group. Click here!
K-12 educators, check out additional information about scheduling field trips and other educational programs.
Physical Location900 Griffin Blvd,
Farmville, Virginia 23901 Get Directions
There are limited parking spaces onsite at The Moton Museum. Overflow parking can be found across the street from our museum at the Southgate Shopping Center. Visitors are encouraged to use the spaces that run parallel to Griffin Boulevard. Please reference our parking map for details.
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