Endview Plantation

Endview Plantation
Endview Plantation
Endview Plantation
362 Yorktown Road
Newport News, VA 23603
Region Hampton Roads
Locality Newport News City
Phone: (757) 887-1862
Fax: (757) 888-3369
Staff endview@nnva.gov
Endview Plantation www.endview.org

Built in 1769 by William Harwood, Jr., Endview is one of the oldest remaining structures located within the City of Newport News. At the start of the Civil War, the plantation was home to Dr. Humphrey Harwood Curtis a medical doctor who also grew a variety of crops. The house and adjacent property were occupied by both Confederate and Federal troops during the Civil War's Peninsula Campaign. Guided tours of house include information related to the colonial history, Civil War history, and nineteenth century medicine. A self-guided tour of the grounds includes a quarter mile nature trail, natural springs, outbuildings (exterior viewing only), and two family cemeteries.

Annual events include a Civil War Reenactment in the spring, two four day children's Civil War day camps in the summer, Christmas with St. Nick in December, and living history presentations on select weekends. A Revolutionary War Reenactment is held every-other year in the fall. For a complete calendar listing visit www.endview.org.

From January 2nd through March 31st the hours of operation are Thursday-Saturday 10am-4pm & Sunday 1pm -5pm. From April 1st through December 31st the hours are Monday, Thursday and Friday 10am-4pm, Saturday 10am-5pm, & Sunday 12pm-5pm. Closed major holidays. Located at Exit 247 off of Interstate 64, Endview is only minutes from Colonial Williamsburg, Williamsburg/Newport News International Airport and most Newport News attractions.

Admission Fee: $7.00 Adults, $6.00 Seniors, $5.00 Children

Last Updated: 3/5/2015 10:53 AM
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