Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society

Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society
Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society
The McIntire Building
200 Second Street NE
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Region Central Virginia
Locality Charlottesville City
Phone: (434) 296-1492

Founded in 1940, the Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society seeks to study, preserve, and promote the history of Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Virginia. The Society strives to accomplish this mission through a variety of public programs, including exhibits, publications, lectures, walking tours, oral history interviews, and various educational programs. The Society's research library contains over 4,000 books and bound periodicals, as well as photographs, manuscripts, maps, pamphlets, newspapers, and vertical files relating to the history of our community. The Society's museum collection contains over 2,500 artifacts of historical significance to Charlottesville and Albemarle County. Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. No Admission Charge.

Last Updated: 5/5/2011 1:56 PM
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