Attractions

ATTRACTIONS:

Middlesex County Museum

The Middlese County Museum in Saluda, in the old clerk’s office adjacent to the courthouse, is open through August 31 from 10am-3pm, Monday through Friday. On display is a variety of memorabilia, including military items, Indian relics, toys, personal effects, maritime, agricultural and industrial tools. Operated by the Middlesex County Museum Board and staffed by volunteers, the exhibits are free to the public. The Middlesex County Museum dates to Depression days when it was inaugurated by the WPA, and is the oldest county museum in the state. It was closed during World War II, but was reopened at the time of the nation’s bicentennial in 1976.

Piankatank River Golf Club

Treelined front nine with rolling hills. Back nine flattens out along the Piankatank River. Full service restaurant “Steamboat Grill.” Banquet facilities, practice range. Designed by Algie Pulley. Directions: 70 miles east of Richmond and 50 miles northeast of Hampton; off Rt. 33 between Saluda and Deltaville; turn on Rt. 707 and follow the signs. Phone: (800) 303-3384