• Appalachian Music Lunch Talk Sept. 3

    Aug 21, 2015
    Sept. 3 First Thursday lunchtime talk features Hollins University Music Professor William Krause speaking on Appalachian music. The noon program will be in the History Museum on the third floor of Center in the Square. Krause teaches guitar, music history and arts administration. For reservations, call 342-5770.

  • Volunteer Openings

    Jan 06, 2015
    We have several volunteer spots open at the front desk. The history museum offers a flexible schedule for volunteers with openings in the mornings and afternoons Tuesday through Friday. For more information please contact Kerri Donnelly at (540) 224-1245 or

  • Administrative Hours

    Dec 12, 2014
    The History Museum of Western Virginia Administrative Offices are open Monday through Friday 9am - 5pm. If you need assistance Saturday or Sunday please call the History Museum Gift Shop at (540) 342- 5777. Gift Shop hours are Tuesday through Saturday 10am - 5pm and Sunday 1pm - 5pm, unless noted.