Nelson County Historical Society
Hours: Saturday 10 - 4  ·  Wednesday 1 - 4  ·  By appointment for groups.
Closed: December 8, 2018 - 3 March 2019, except by appointment.
Admission: Donations appreciated.

Special tours:  Call 434-277-5526.

Museum shop: Our small museum shop offers a variety of items relating to the history of Nelson County. See our online shop for a list of some of the items.

Accessibility: For handicapped parking, enter the driveway to the left of the museum (not the main parking lot). Please note that only the first floor of the museum is wheelchair accessible. Currently, this floor contains the tavern room and an exhibit on the history of Nelson County public schools, as well as a screen for viewing some oral histories and slide shows relating to the Rural Electrification and Camille exhibits on the second floor. Eventually, all videos and other digital presentations relating to those exhibits will be available on the first floor.