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2015 Halloween final flyer

Haunting of Montross

    There will be strong spirits rising and treats galore if you survive the haunting time in the Town of Montross from Thursday, Oct. 29 through Halloween night, Saturday, Oct. 31.  Beginning Thursday, exciting activities for folks of all ages will be taking place throughout our spooky town. The O’Gara Group along with Washington […]

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neon stache

Amazing Raise 2015

Westmoreland County Museum is participating in “The Amazing Raise” on September 16-17 and we need your help and support. Hosted by The Community Foundation, “The Amazing Raise” is an annual two-day online giving event designed to raise the awareness of and to celebrate the work of local nonprofit organizations. The goal for the Westmoreland County […]

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2015 Artists' Studio Tour Flyer

2nd Annual WCM Artists’ Studio Tour

  Have you ever wondered how an artist creates a masterpiece? Westmoreland County Museum will hold its 2nd annual artists’ studio tour scheduled for Sat., May 23 from 1 PM until 4 PM.  The tour will feature local Mt. Holly and Hague artists: Clarence “Juice” McKenney’s handcrafted duck decoys, Linda Boatman’s oil paintings and pencil […]

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Student Art Walk

Student Art Show Festivities and Winners

Westmoreland County Museum Kids Day

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Westmoreland County Museum's Holly tree with icicles

Ice Ice Baby

An icy morning at Westmoreland County Museum

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Snowy bench with heart- favorite

Winter at Westmoreland County Museum

    You can’t get too much winter in the winter.   Robert Frost   We hope you enjoyed our winter photos.  To see more, follow us on Instagram. Watch our Snow in Montross video Here

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Polar Express Night Ride

Polar Express at Westmoreland County Museum

Polar Express at Westmoreland County Museum A Special Thanks to Andy Rander for showcasing his Polar Express Model Train and Carolyn Rander for setting up a snowy village. To Watch the video of the train traveling through the village, follow the link below:

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Holiday House Tour Flyer

2014 Holiday House Tour

Westmoreland County Museum 5th Annual Holiday House Tour will be held Dec. 7, 2-6 pm.

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Window Benches

For Sale: Window Benches

Westmoreland County Museum is selling only 8 window benches in the Former Wakefield Furniture Building.

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The Presidents' Garden

Genius of the Garden

From the 1920s through the 1960s, the name Charles F. Gillette was synonymous with the best in landscape design in Virginia as well as the upper South. The peak years of Gillette’s career as a landscape architect coincided with the height of the Country Place era, when wealthy property owners throughout the United States built […]

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