Nelson County Historical Society
Hours: Saturday 10 - 4  ·  Wednesday 1 - 4  ·  By appointment for groups, email:
Archival Research: Wednesday by appointment only, email:
Admission: $5 donation suggested.

Special tours:  Call 434-263-8400.

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 items available for purchase online.

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, Time Line Room, Tool Room, Nelson County Day, and Postal Exhibit.  A monitor for displaying the Camille Room programs is available for viewing on the first floor. Eventually, all videos and other digital presentations relating to those exhibits will be available on the first floor.