Welcome to Northern Neck Heritage Tours and Shops. Take your senior group on one of our entertaining historical tours of Northern Neck Virginia and destinations throughout the mid-Atlantic region. You'll gain a fresh perspective on America's early years. Browse our heritage shopping mall here and find unique, museum-quality items.
Your Tour Guides, George and Jan Beckett
Lots of History
We Love Escorting Senior Groups!
The Northern What? Where? The Northern Neck is a remote peninsula on the Atlantic Seaboard, a great destination for retirees and senior citizens who are on the move and want to make new travel discoveries. Northern Neck Virginia is the birthplace of such renowned leaders as George Washington, James Madison, James Monroe, and Robert E. Lee. The place is loaded with history and historic sites, some famous and others just as important but awaiting discovery. Our tours of the Northern Neck are part of the Explore Virginia series that makes Virginia history come alive for senior heritage travelers.
So come on in. See what a wonderful travel excursion you are in for by browsing our HeritageTours. If you prefer to drive yourself, consider ordering the Auto Trip Guide. Visit the site's retail shops for unique regional items. And, you will always find a feature article here, with an interesting nugget of history.
and a History of Its Neighborhoods
By Paula S. Felder
This series was originally published in The Free Lance-Star (of Fredericksburg, Virginia), Town and County Magazine, March 15-June 7, 2003. Gwen Woolf, Magazine Editor. Reprinted with permission. Click here to read Chapter 9.
Introduction and Chapter 1
Check Out Paula Felder's Latest Book,
Fredericksburg on the Rappahannock
Click here to purchase.