Museum Events

Aug 19 2021

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 & Culture,7496 County Complex County Rd., Hanover, VA 23069. “Crossroads” explores how rural American communities changed in the 20th century. The exhibition looks at that remarkable societal [...]

Jun 21 2021

Canceled: Kid’s History Camp 2021 – Aug 2-6

Thank you for your interest, but we are canceling this event. Ashland Museum and the Hanover Arts and Activities Center will hold a Kid's History Camp – a history camp for rising 2nd – 6th grade history buffs – on August 2-6 from 9 am to 12 noon at The Center (Hanover Arts & Activities Center), 500 South Center Street, Ashland, VA. We will explore historic Ashland, have arts and crafts activities, and play 19th and 20th century games. Some of [...]

May 7 2021

Woodland Cemetery Tour – Fall 2021

Thanks for your interest. Tonight's tour is full. Please watch for the dates for our spring tours. We will have our walking of Woodland Cemetery on Sept. 30, and Oct. 7, 2021 Join us for our fall walking tour of Ashland's historic Woodland Cemetery. Woodland Cemetery was founded in 1862 as a burial site for soldiers. Thursday, September 30, 5:30pm or Thursday, October 7, 5:30 pm – Learn the stories about some of Ashland's interesting residents: Ashland's founding [...]

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