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Welcome to the Ashland Museum!

Trivia Night – Thursday, March 16, 6pm. Origin Beer Lab, 106 S. Railroad Ave., Ashland.

April 1, The Big Red, Bassett & Bourbon Bash tickets, here

Help Bring the Secretariat Monument to Ashland, details here

Please download our free app, AshlandVirginia, and take it along when you’re out for walk.

Volunteers: Click here to link directly to Volunteer Calendar. Thank you for your time.

The Ashland Museum tells the story
of Ashland, Virginia through words,
images, voices, and objects.


Now you can explore Ashland and its rich history right from your mobile device! Currently we offer 5 walking tours complete with historical photographs, audio, and historic and architectural info for some of Ashland’s residential and commercial treasures. Explore our Historic Downtown, the grand homes of South Center Street, the Race Course Addition neighborhood, the homes around Randolph-Macon College, and the unique neighborhood known as Berkleytown.

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Ashland Museum Inside Out is funded in part
by a grant from CultureWorks championed by Altria,
a grant from CSX, and by donations
to the Ashland Museum Development Fund.

News & Notes

Help Bring the Secretariat Monument to Ashland

Help Bring the Secretariat Monument to Ashland Your pledge to the Secretariat Monument will help make this happen.   Secretariat's breeder, Christopher Chenery, was raised in Ashland and attended Randolph-Macon College. Ashland would like to honor Triple-Crown Winner Secretariat by bringing this monument to Town. Currently the location of the monument [...]

Exhibition – Crossroads: Change in Rural America

Crossroads: Change in Rural America Smithsonian's Museum on Main Street exhibition – co-hosted with Hanover Museum of History & Culture August 28-October 3, 2021 – Tuesday through Friday: 12-4 pm; Saturday: 10 am-2 pm; Sunday: 1-4 pm; and by appointment. Free. Exhibition will be in the new Hanover Museum of History & [...]

New Ashland Museum Sign

The Board poses with the Ashland Museum's new sign, now mounted at the front corner of the building. Look for it next time you are passing by 105 Hanover Ave. or visiting the Ashland Museum.

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