Mark your Calendars!
We’ve got some great happenings coming
up! Don’t miss a single one!
Upcoming Events at the Salem Museum!
SHS Program, 7:00.
Apple Ridge Farm
will share the history and vision of this great local organization.
exhibit by Salem High School art students.
SHS Program, 7:00. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by exploring the history of
who settled the Virginia Frontier.
Your Salem Museum is honored to have been chosen as the venue for a
workshop of the Virginia Association of Museums.
Museum professionals and volunteers from across the commonwealth will join
us to learn about environmental controls for museums—an important topic for
institutions which house our public treasures!
Glenvar High School’s Student Art Exhibit.
SHS Program, 7:00. Join researcher
to learn about “The
Lost Legacy of Larkin Burwell.”
John has extensively researched to uncover the story of a runaway slave who
fled captivity in Botetourt to join the Union army and fight for the freedom
of his people. Larkin Burwell spent his last years in Salem fighting to have
his service recognized by the government, and lies mere yards behind the
museum in East Hill Cemetery North. Don’t miss your chance to learn more
about this fascinating, forgotten piece of history!
Salem High School Spring Art Exhibition.
our third annual
Block Party Concert
on our Veteran’s Plaza. Details TBA!
SHS Program, 7:00. local historian
on his new book covering local
Monthly Events: Salem Museum speaker series is typically the third Monday evenings of
each month, though the schedule may change from time to time. We
meet at the museum at 7 pm to hear from informative speakers who cover a range of topics relevant to