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 […]
Photos from the Volunteer Expo, last Sat. It was sucessful and we look forward to doing this next year. Thanks to everyone for coming out. Thanks to Northern Neck Chevrolet for sponsoring the food and to Missey Collins making the cookies! Thanks to Susan Ripol, Walt Heyer, Kathryn Wittman, Helen Bell, and Maggie Bowen for […]
Photos of Linda Boatman’s “Art & Wine” event at Westmoreland County Museum and the Inn at Montross, March 12th, 5-7 pm. Linda Boatman will be donating 20% of her proceeds to the museum so please help a local artist and the museum by purchasing some art!
Claudia McDermott’s artistic abilities were likely influenced by her portrait artist father, concert pianist mother, and uncles who were painters and sculptors.
Claudia McDermott showcased some of her art for the first Art & Wine of 2014.
Photos of Westmoreland County Winter Photos by local artist Terry Cosgrove.