Appomattox County Historical Society Museum and Library

This 1897 county jail building houses the museum and library.
This 1897 county jail building houses the museum and library.
Address
337 Court St
Appomattox, VA 24522
Region Central Virginia
Locality Appomattox
Phone: (434) 352-3910
Email info@appomattoxhistoricalsociety.org
Website appomattoxhistoricalsociety.org

The Appomattox County Historical Society Museum and Library is located in Courthouse Square in the town of Appomattox. The building served as the Appomattox County jail beginning in 1897.   It was the third jail to have been built in Appomattox County and was in continuous use until May 1981 when the Appomattox County Historical Society began operating the building as a museum.   The museum houses many artifacts related to the Civil War and Appomattox County history.  Beginning in 2013, the building will also house a genealogy and local history library.

The museum is open April 1 - October 31, Tuesday 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Thursday and Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00pm.



Admission Fee: $3.00 for adults, $2.00 for students and children

Last Updated: 3/18/2013 9:55 AM
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