Stop by Westmoreland County Museum to see our current exhibits, running through mid-November. “Law & Order: In honor of Buddy Jackson”. If you can’t make it in person to see our exhibits, watch our “Law & Order” video on Buddy Jackson here: Law & Order Video
It seems to be the year for women to break the glass ceiling. With Hillary becoming the first female nominee for a major party, Westmoreland County Museum decided to wrap our Fall exhibit into this historic election. Mary Sumner was married to Captain Allen Sumner, a man with an impressive military career until […]
For the first year, Westmoreland County Museum is holding a Spring Garden Tour in Westmoreland County. The tour offers entry to 7 gardens for $20 per person, $35 per couple, or $15 per person for Westmoreland County Museum members. If you want to tour an individual garden, it will be $5 at the site on April 23; no […]
This Card is both a Valentine’s Card and a Leap Year Card. Very appropriate for 2016 Calendar.
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 […]
Grant United Methodist Church Methodists have been meeting in the Lerty area of Westmoreland County since the 1870’s. They used a field school that was located on the property of Frances Lucy Belfield and then the home of Mrs. Stella Wroe for their meetings. The first Church building was constructed in 1883 under […]
Westmoreland County Museum Kids Day
In Honor of Valentine’s Day, we are showcasing a circa 1893 Wedding Dress of Mary Cornelia Weaver Hall from the museum’s collection. Mary Cornelia Weaver Hall (born August 18, 1859- died May 6, 1930) married William Madison Hall of Oakville Farm in 1893. The dress is handmade; in addition, the lace and satin details were applied one stitch at […]