Waverly, Virginia: Oldest Peanut Museum in the U.S.

And quite possibly also the only peanut museum in the U.S.

Miles B. Carpenter Museum

201 Hunter St., Waverly, VA
Miles B. Carpenter Museum. I-95 exit 3. East on US 460 for 17 miles. Come into town, cross Spring Branch Rd/Hwy 653, then make a sharp left onto Hunter St. One block to the Museum. The Peanut Museum has its own building in back of the Miles B. Carpenter Museum.
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Oldest Peanut Museum

Oldest Peanut Museum in the U.S. (in the heart of VA's peanut country).

[Julie C. Grimes, 06/25/1997]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Big PeanutBig Peanut, Wakefield, VA - 7 mi.
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In the region:
Cornwallis' Cave, Yorktown, VA - 35 mi.

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