Located in historic Farmville, just 25 miles from Appomattox, and within 60 miles of Charlottesville, Lynchburg, and Richmond, Moton is a beacon of civil rights education and Virginia history. Visit us here in “the heart of Virginia” and discover why.

Hours and Admissions

Guest Hours

12 – 4 p.m., Monday-Saturday, and by appointment.

Office Hours

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 [email protected] 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 Location
900 Griffin Blvd,
Farmville, Virginia 23901
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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.

Looking for places to stay, restaurants to try and fun activities to make your trip to Farmville memorable? Check out visitfarmville.com.

Moton Parking Map

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