Amherst County Museum & Historical Society

Amherst County Museum & Historical Society
Amherst County Museum & Historical Society
154 S. Main St
PO Box 741
Amherst, VA 24521
Region Central Virginia
Locality Amherst
Phone: (434) 946-9068

The Amherst County Museum & Historical Society aims to preserve the history of Amherst County, Virginia through the exhibition of our collections and the operation of a genealogy research library. Housed in a 1907 Georgian home, the Amherst County Museum maintains two rooms of changing exhibits on the history of Amherst County. Amherst County Pathways, our exhibit on the history of Amherst County is a permanent fixture at the Museum. Also on the main floor is a reference library filled with material on the history of Virginia, local history and genealogical files that may be used for research purposes. Hours are10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Closed Sundays, Mondays and holiday weekends.  Admission is free. Donations gratefully accepted.

Last Updated: 5/25/2011 3:15 PM
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