Martha Washington destroyed all of her correspondence with her husband when he died in 1799. Only three letters survived, two of which were found beneath a desk drawer after her death. One of these brief letters, penned by George during the Revolutionary War, is a sweet reminder of the love that Martha and he shared. This letter is archived at […]
Westmoreland County Museum will host its own Antiques Roadshow at Northern Neck Chevrolet. Bring that family heirloom you always wondered about or try to stump our experts with an item no one seems to be able to identify. Our panel includes Mary Repass, co-owner of Blue Shark Antiques and Collectibles, Wayne Shields, former antique […]
Come to the Wakefield building to see the Connecting Friends doll display place a donation on our Giving Tree celebrate the holidays with music, food and fun! To reserve your spot, call the Inn at Montross 804-493-8624 Let them know if you […]
Connecting Friends Holiday Doll Display and Raffle Come out to see this amazing handcrafted work and buy a raffle ticket to win a bride doll with 10 outfits and accessories!
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 […]
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 […]