Stereo Views of Harpers Ferry

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August 26, 2023 @ 11:00 am – This event is unfortunately CANCELLED due to circumstances beyond our control. We will post an update if we are able to reschedule.

Stereo Views of Harpers Ferry

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November 4, 2023 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am – Stereographs were all the rage in the late 19th century. As a popular tourist venue, Harpers Ferry was a prime location for stereo publishers who created a visual record of the post Civil War era in the town between the rivers. Join Jefferson County Museum Historian Doug Perks to see how Harpers Ferry changed in […]

Horseracing History Panel

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December 2, 2023 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – On the 90th Anniversary of the first race at what is now the Charles Town Racetrack, we look back on the track’s history and legacy with a panel event and a new exhibit. This history panel will feature a conversation with several individuals who’ve been involved with racing in Jefferson County, including trainer Mike Jones, […]

2024 Grand Reopening

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April 5, 2024 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Welcome to the 2024 reopening of the Jefferson County Museum! Be the first to see our recent renovations and two new brand new exhibits on John Brown and the Civil War in Jefferson County. This event will feature hors d’oeuvres, beverages, and live music performance of 19th century songs by local Old-Time musicians, The Hickory […]