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Experience 350 years of history through the lens of lives lived in Middlesex County

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The Middlesex Museum is available for meetings, tours, research resources and for special requests of any kind. Established 1935.

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Book Recommendation: Middlesex County by Larry S. Chowning

Just 35 years after Jamestown was settled, Virginia colonists planted tobacco in nearby Middlesex County, an area strategically located between two major rivers and the Chesapeake Bay.

Music Pioneers: The ‘Holmes Brothers’

By Larry Chowning Sherman Holmes Jr. and his younger brother Wendell grew up at Christchurch in Middlesex County, attended the all-black St. Clare Walker High School (Wolverines)...

One Woman’s Opinion: Can We Recover? Part 4.

By Mary Wakefield Buxton Urbanna, Va.— The study of history is difficult enough, but acknowledging our own personal history can really cause discomfort. Yet we can’t run from...

Middlesex Museum Welcomes Colonial Seaport Foundation to Museums of Middlesex

The Museums of Middlesex, which the Middlesex Museum is a member of, are pleased to welcome the Colonial Seaport Foundation to its group of non-profit organizations working...

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Middlesex Museum Physical Address

777 General Puller Highway
Saluda, VA 23149

Middlesex Museum Mailing Address

PO Box 121
Saluda, VA 23149