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Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. Association for Research and Enlightenment

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Loved everything about this place

I attended a weekend conference here and loved everything about it. The food was great, the reiki... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
300sf
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Ayden, North Carolina
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Wonderful Conference

Enjoyed my conference, and liked the bookstore and labyrinth walk.Absolutely loved the meditation... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
Jacqueline C
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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Explore the fascinating work of Edgar Cayce, documented psychic and the "father of holistic medicine." Founded in 1931 to research and explore transpersonal subjects such as holistic health, ancient mysteries, personal spirituality, dreams...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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215 67th St, At the intersection of 67th Street and Atlantic Avenue., Virginia Beach, VA 23451-2061
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

I attended a weekend conference here and loved everything about it. The food was great, the reiki at the spa was perfect and the gift shop had everything you would need. The staff all have incredible energy and the guests who came to speak were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

Enjoyed my conference, and liked the bookstore and labyrinth walk.Absolutely loved the meditation garden, but the overall highlight was the spa. A wonderful facial, and the absolutely best massage I have ever had in my life- and I have had quite a few. Very spiritual,peaceful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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JennieT279, Public Relations Manager at Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. Association for Research and Enlightenment, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us here on TripAdvisor. We hope to see you on campus again soon!

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We are members of the Edgar Cayce foundation. We visit the bookstore and meditation room every time we come to Virginia Beach. They also have a full spa and a cafe in the building behind the library. The massages are good but a little expensive...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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JennieT279, Public Relations Manager at Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. Association for Research and Enlightenment, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 7 October 2018

wonderful to be able to sit and meditate in the garden, bookstore a great source and knowledgeable , friendly staff

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

We love to visit A.R.E when we go to VA Beach. We find comfort in just being on the property. It's a metaphysical feast for all senses.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Edgar Cayce chose this spot for the peace and solitude overlooking the Atlantic and it still has those same qualities. Wonderful spa with massage, nice snack bar, labyrinth with the ocean in the distance. Worth a visit if you like this sort of thing.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

I have been going to ARE for many years. It is a unique place and shouldn't be missed. There are daily thought provoking talks, and there's a tour explaining who Edgar Casey was and what his life was about. There is a top quality spa...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

If you believe education comes by osmosis, this is the spot for you. It is like a private library-reading room. Pick up the reading on epilepsy. Wacko.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

All exhibits are interesting and fun. Casey was a complicated man. Took my guess' from out of town on a rainy day and they found it to be a real neat place.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Edgar Cayce was a special person. He did real things and there are real accounts. The library is best of all.

Date of experience: September 2017
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peteyjam
30 October 2016|
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Response from Alison_Ray_VB | Property representative |
Where to Stay in Virginia Beach: Wyndham Hotel – Virginia Beach 5700 Atlantic Avenue Virginia Beach, VA 23451 Reservations: 800-365-3032 Located just ten blocks from A.R.E. with discounts available to conferences attendees... More
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peteyjam
30 October 2016|
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Response from Meryl Ann B | Reviewed this property |
Most hotels nearby are pricey unless you can get a special deal, although I think rates are generally cheaper in winter months. I live in the area so I don't usually stay in a hotel! If you are (or become) an ARE member... More
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Flabill2016
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Response from Alison_Ray_VB | Property representative |
I am not aware of any Karen Johnson's working for A.R.E. Hope you find her!
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