Discover the history of
Jefferson County, West Virginia

Visit the Jefferson County Museum to discover the people and events
that helped shape the county’s and nation’s history!

Online Collection

Explore the online collection database of artifacts, images, archives, and published materials.



See new, temporary, and permanent exhibits.


Field Trips

Book a field trip to the museum or have the mobile museum come to your classroom.


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Let’s #flashbackfriday to a group of men standing in front of Farmers and Merchants Bank, the current location of Charles Town City Hall. The building, located on the southeast corner of the intersection of Washington and George Streets, was built ca. 1908. ... See MoreSee Less

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It’s time for the #MysteryObject of the week! Can anyone guess what this apparatus was used for? ... See MoreSee Less

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