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Beach Information Museums & Sight Seeing

Take in all 37 miles of island beauty!  The island is open year round and always has plenty of wildlife to observe.

Assateague Island National Seashore - Virginia District

Open January-February: 6 am - 6 pm. March-April: 6 am - 8 pm. May-September: 5 am - 10 pm. October: 6 am - 8 pm. November-December: 6 am - 6 pm.

CHINCOTEAGUE NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE & ASSATEAGUE ISLAND NATIONAL SEASHORE INFORMATION:

REFUGE HOURS: 6AM to 6PM 

CNWR Announces 2020 Fee Changes and Offers Daily Pass Again

Beach is open for swimming, sunbathing, sitting, beach combing, hiking, exercise, and fishing.
Hiking and biking trails are open.
Parking Lots open
Bathroom facilities available 
Herbert Bateman Visitor Center, Refuge Trek and Assateague Lighthouse remain closed.
Toms Cove Visitor Center walk up window is open Friday-Sunday 10am-Noon and 1pm-4pm to purchase OSV permits and secure bonfire permits. Winter schedule will begin November 29: Friday-Monday 10am-Noon and 1pm-4pm. Closed Christmas Day.