About Avoca Museum

Avoca, the principal architectural landmark of the Town of Altavista, is an American Queen Anne-style house, designed by architect J.M.B. Lewis and built in 1901. Designated a Virginia Historic Landmark and listed in the National Register of Historic Places, Avoca is the home site of Revolutionary Patriot Colonel Charles Lynch.

Weddings & Private Rentals

Enjoy your private event with the ambience of our 1901 Queen Anne Victorian mansion. Avoca's grounds feature a lovely, well-kept Victorian garden, an arboretum which covers a half acre of land, a covered pavilion and more at an amazing value.

Current Bookings:

November 29   Special Event

December 8      Private Banquet

December 9      Private Banquet

December 27    Private Banquet

April 18             Wedding

April 25             Wedding

May 2                Wedding

May 9                Wedding

May 16              Wedding

May 31              Wedding

June 6                Wedding

June 20              Wedding

June 27              Wedding

July 18               Wedding

September 5      Wedding

September 29    Wedding

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