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Looking for inviting Chesapeake Bay hotels? The Hope and Glory Inn is conveniently located nearby a variety of historic sites and museums to enjoy during your stay! Please see below for our recommendations.

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Historic Sites and Museums  
Historic Christ Church – 2 miles
A National Historic Landmark and one of the most important examples of Georgian architecture in US. (804) 438-6855

Steamboat Era Museum - in view of Hope and Glory
Celebrating the steamboats, landings and commerce along the rivers of the Bay. Summer hours: Thurs, Fri, Sat 10-4, Sun 1-4. 156 King Carter Drive • (804) 438-6888

Avolon – 1 block
Women's fashions, handcrafted shoes and jewelry. Fine fragrances and more. A delightfully unique shopping experience. 4341 Irvington Road • P.O. Box 396 • (804)438-6793

Bay Window – 2 blocks
Artist studio and shop, original designs, silk-screened T’s, etc. Also, a full-service yarn shop w/classes, etc. and area’s largest supply of quality yarns. 4265 Irvington Road • (804)438-6636

Brocante Home - 1 Block
Antique and Decorative Items - French Style and Vintage Charm - Furniture, linens, scents, crystal, china, lamps, pottery. 4323 Irvington Rd • 804-438-6404 •
Khaki’s – 1 block
Men's clothing and gifts. Whether you’re looking for a blazer or a bowtie, a new suit or pair of shoes, you’ll find it here. 4345 Irvington Road • P.O. Box 217 • (804)438-6779
The Dandelion – next door
An old parsonage transformed into a treasure trove of distinctive ladies' clothing, shoes, jewelry, gifts and decorative accessories. 4372 Irvington Road P.O. Box 355 • (804)438-5194 • Fax (804)438-5802 •
  Old Post Office Gallery - 7 blocks
Art Gallery for Sibyl Bayne. A range of media 301 Steamboat Road• (804)438-6082
The River Cottage – 2 blocks
This charming shop, located in a turn of the century house, offers an assortment of cottage furniture, a variety of original art, fine linens and towels, a unique selection of home accessories as well as a variety of patio furniture and garden accessories for outdoor entertaining. 4283 Irvington Road • (804)438-9007 •

Seasons – 1 block
A Vineyard Vines store for the whole family. Men, women and childrens clothes and accessories. 4353 Irvington Road • (804)438-6691 •
Village Needlepoint of Irvington – 1 block
Offering the finest in needlepoint design, fibers and finishing. Hand-painted canvases. Silk, wool and metallic threads. Accessories and furniture. Classes for all skill levels. 4395 Irvington Road • PO Box 186 (804)438-9500 •
Hope and Glory Inn
Fridays - Crab Cruise
Saturdays – Dinner at our Chef’s Table
Detention – light fare


the local – 1 block
the local, featuring coffee, espresso, bagels and an assortment of wraps, paninis and other delectable food, is a great place to start your day with a terrific cup of coffee or the perfect spot for your midday meal. • 4337 Irvington Road • (804)438-9356


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