Edgar Cayce's A.R.E.


Edgar Cayce’s A.R.E. Space Usage Information

Edgar Cayce’s A.R.E. is a non-profit organization Founded in 1931 to support and advance the work and writings of Edgar Cayce. The Virginia Beach location is the international headquarters where thousands of visitors come year-round and hosts daily activities 7 days per week (see our activities calendar for details).

It was Edgar Cayce’s intention that the organization he founded be used to explore a variety of material from various sources that explore our body, mind, spirit development. In this light, Edgar Cayce’s A.R.E. has several options for renting space at our Virginia Beach Headquarters.

Some of the facilities at the A.R.E. include several auditoriums, a meditation room overlooking the ocean, manicured grounds, a meditation garden, labyrinth, and a Health Center and Spa. We are located at 215 67th Street, Virginia Beach, VA 23451, two blocks from the Atlantic Ocean with ample parking (see directions and map).  

The Visitor Center is open daily with Summer and Winter hours (after hours reservations require payment to a security service).

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Some of the facilities include the following:





  • Space - 2700 Sq. Ft., 250 theater style.
  • Accommodations – Audio Visual services (see #7 Additional Services), Kitchen use (see #7 Additional Services), chairs, podium, raised stage, bookstore access (space can also be broken down into 3 separate areas).




  • Space - 900 Sq. Ft., 75 Theater style.
  • Accommodations – Kitchen use (see #7 Additional Services), podium, raised stage (1 step), screen, DVD/CD, TV,  white board, bookstore access (space can also be viewed through glass from the main auditorium or closed with blinds).




  • Space - 50 theater style overlooking ocean.
  • Accommodations – chairs, benches, view of ocean, anti-room for reception (no food or beverage allowed on this floor), bookstore access.
  • *Reserved for meditation groups or memorial services.




  • Space – Outdoor porch surrounding the entire visitor center adjacent to the meditation garden
  • Accommodations – 10 white plastic chairs, 4 white metal tables and chairs with blue umbrellas (Lessee must make their own arrangements for any equipment. Lessee must be present during scheduled drop off/pickup times of any equipment).


MEDITATION GARDEN Harris Meditation Garden

  • Space - Outdoor garden with approximately 30 theater style seating.
  • Accommodations – garden, wooden bridge, waterfall, walking path, grassy area to accommodate approximately 30 chairs (Lessee must make their own arrangements for any equipment. Lessee must be present during scheduled drop off/pickup times of any equipment).



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  • Space – Outdoor brick circular path up on the hill from the visitor’s center overlooking the ocean.
  • Accommodations – Any event held at the labyrinth must be in quiet as not to disturb the Health Center and Spa clients.





  • Space –  67th street lot/80 vehicles, 67th street upper lot/46 vehicles, 68th street lower lot/10 vehicles, 68th Street upper lot/10 vehicles, on street parking on 68th street and access road.