Current Exhibits

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Preview of the Jones/McCoy Collection 

part II

Early Handmade Furniture In Highland County

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See the craftsmanship of handmade furniture along with a display of some of the tools used to make it.

More discoveries from the Jones/McCoy House Museum project.

Because we have been closed some of the 2020 season,

these exhibits will continue through the 2021 season.

Learn how a Civil War Battle fought in Highland County impacted Stonewall Jackson's Valley Campaign in 1862.  A twenty-minute documentary film describes the actions of both armies.

Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Orientation Center

Permanent Exhibits

Uniquely Highland

Illustrates the history of Highland County, which was formed in 1847 by combining land from the neighboring counties of Bath and Pendleton,  and was named for it lofty elevation.

Previous Exhibits


Artists and Artisans of Highland County's Past


Here Comes The Bride


Images of Highland's Past

Doug Puffenbarger's Photos


Highlanders in War


People & Perspectives

Highland In the Civil War


Preview of the 




First Families 1785-1795

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