The Heritage Museum, Home of the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society

382 High St.
Dayton, VA 22821- Map It
Phone: (540) 879-2681

AAA Editor Notes

The Heritage Museum, Home of the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society is at 382 High St. Documents and artifacts of the Shenandoah Valley include a permanent exhibit titled Invincible Spirit: History in the Heart of the Shenandoah. The museum also focuses on one of the area’s major historical events, Gen. Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson’s Valley Campaign of 1862. The exhibit includes an electric map detailing Jackson's campaign. Displays include Civil War artifacts, documents and photographs as well as folk art encompassing works in ceramics, textiles, wood and metals. A genealogy library also is on-site.
$8; $7 (ages 65+); free (students with ID).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5 (also Sun. 1-5, Apr.-Oct.). Closed Jan. 1 and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 30 minutes minimum.