Museum of Chincoteague Island
7125 Maddox Blvd.
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
1st Order Fresnel Lens
Misty of Chincoteague
Chincoteague Island Today
Help our mission at the Museum to share the history of Chincoteague!
Welcome! Inside the Museum of Chincoteague Island you’ll discover the 1st Order Fresnel Lens from the Assateague Island Lighthouse, the iconic Chincoteague ponies known as Misty and Stormy, models of vessels that plied the Chincoteague waters long ago, items that washed ashore from shipwrecks, a decoy carver’s workshop, and oral histories, documents, and artifacts that tell the story of Chincoteague Island life throughout it’s long and varied existence.
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Christmas Tree Village
Come see our forest of Christmas trees decorated by a variety of local community members!. Vote for your favorite tree in our online store or in person!