Last updated: 6/23/2010
Phillippi, West Virginia
Street Address
200 North Main Street
Phillippi, WV 26418
Mailing Address
14 N Walnut St
Phillippi, WV 26418
Hours
March 15-Dec. 31
Monday - Saturday11 AM - 4 PM
by appointment the rest of the year.
Admissions
$2.00 per person, under 14 free with adult admission.
Services
Gift Shop
Staff
Susan Church, President and Historian
phone: 304-457-2683
Susie Lambert, Curator
phone: 304-457-4846
Description

Museum reorganizing to celebrate the 150th celebration of the First Land Battle of the Civil War in 2011. Included in admission donation is admission to the Philippi Mummies.

The Barbour County Historical Museum has a myriad of momentous and antique exhibits to keep you entertained throughout your visit. The prominent displays date back to 1635, through the civil war, to the early 1900's, to modern day.

A wide variety of guns, cannons, knives and weapons, the Myers switchboard, railroad artifacts, ceramics, newspapers, various manuscripts and publications, clothing, and numerous flags are just some of the renowned exhibits that you will find at The Barbour County Historical Museum.

History

Barbour County Historical Society celebrating nearly 50 years as an organization promoting Barbour County history which includes the Civil War and early American history.

Artifact Collections

Civil War and Early American history

Research Collections

Family geneology

Educational Programs

Docent programs, Gallery tours and Lectures

Library

Access: General Public

Appointment required: Yes

ADA

Wheelchair Accessible

Services

Gift Shop

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MUSEUM CONFERENCES
Wednesday, September 1 - Thursday, September 30, 2021 — Virtual
CANCELLED: Florida Association of Museums 2021 Annual Conference
Monday, September 20 - Sunday, September 26, 2021 — Virtual
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American Association for State and Local History/AMA 2021 Annual Meeting
Friday, October 1 - Sunday, October 31, 2021 — Virtual
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Nevada Museum Association 2021 Annual Conference
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Monday, November 29 - Wednesday, December 1, 2021 — Washington, District of Columbia
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