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Experience History

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The Boyd Tavern, a historic landmark in Boydton, Virginia, invites you to step back in time and experience the rich history of our community. Discover the stories of our past and the people who shaped them. Join us on a journey through time and explore the wonders of our museum.

Our Mission

Preserving History

The mission of the Boyd Tavern Foundation is to contribute to the culture and historic environment of Southside Virginia through the restoration, maintenance, and preservation of the Boyd Tavern as a historic landmark and museum.

 

The Boyd Tavern was built in the 18th century and has served as a hub for social and political activity in Boydton for over 200 years. Our goal is to keep the legacy of this important landmark alive for generations to come.

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Coming Up Next

Summer is almost here and we're excited to host our Sit and Sip events once again! Please join us for delicious food, beverages, live music and most of all great company!

  • Bluegrass in Boydton
    Bluegrass in Boydton
    Sat, Jun 22
    Boyd Tavern Building, 449 Washington St, Boydton, VA 23917, USA
    Jun 22, 2024, 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Boyd Tavern Building, 449 Washington St, Boydton, VA 23917, USA
    The Boyd Tavern will be selling wine during the event to raise money for restoration projects, so please make sure to stop by!
  • Sit and Sip
    Sit and Sip
    Fri, Jul 12
    Boydton
    Jul 12, 2024, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Boydton, 449 Washington St, Boydton, VA 23917, USA
    Please join us at the Historic Boyd Tavern for our first Sit n Sip of 2024! Stop by and enjoy delicious food from Off The Chain. We'll also have live music on the front porch! Wine and beer available for purchase in the Tavern. **Free self-guided tours available**
  • Sit and Sip
    Sit and Sip
    Fri, Aug 09
    Boydton
    Aug 09, 2024, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Boydton, 449 Washington St, Boydton, VA 23917, USA
    Please join us at the Historic Boyd Tavern for our final Sit n Sip of 2024! Stop by and enjoy delicious food from (insert) food truck. We'll also have live music by (insert) on the front porch! Wine and beer available for purchase in the Tavern. **Free self-guided tours available**
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Tours

Book Your Visit

Our museum features a range of exhibits that tell the story of Boydton's rich history. From the Revolutionary War to the Civil Rights Movement, our collections offer a glimpse into the past and the people who shaped it. Join us for a tour and discover the wonders of our museum. Contact us today to schedule your tour!

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Join Us for a Special Occasion

From oyster roasts to celebrating the holidays, The Boyd Tavern is the perfect venue for special occasions. Our historic landmark offers a unique and memorable setting that will transport you and your guests to another time. Please join us for these unforgettable experiences.

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Rentals

Host Your Event in History

Looking for a unique venue for your next event? Look no further than The Boyd Tavern. Our historic landmark offers a range of rental options, from intimate gatherings to large-scale events. Contact us today to learn more.

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