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Hunter House Victorian Museum

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The Hunter House Victorian Museum in Norfolk, Virginia, USA is a house museum.

The house was built in 1894 for the merchant and banker James Wilson Hunter, together with his wife Lizzie Ayer Barnes Hunter and their three children. It was designed and built by the Boston architect W.P. Wentworth in the Richardsonian Romanesque style.

The museum opened in 1988. It includes Victorian furnishings and decorative arts belonging to Hunter's family.



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