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In light of recent federal and state emergency declarations regarding COVID-19, the Jefferson County Museum is closed indefinitely. We regret not being able to welcome you to the museum and hope you will visit again once restrictions are lifted. In the interim, to contact museum staff with research questions or other matters, please use staff email addresses posted on this page. To view our collection, visit our Online Collection Database.

Tuesday – Saturday
11 am – 4 pm
Mid-March to Mid-December
Closed on Thanksgiving Day



Adults: $4
Children (under 18), Students (with ID),
Jefferson County residents: Free

Payment: cash or check; no credit cards


Group Tours

We welcome group tours! Please contact the curator at 681-252-4267 or before your visit.

Staff Email

Jane Rissler, Director
Sarah Huston, Curator
Doug Perks, Historian



(304) 725-8628



200 E. Washington Street
Charles Town, WV 25414



Parking is available in the lot between the museum and the Presbyterian Church, as well as on nearby streets—some with meters (10₵ per hr).