Get Out of the Cold & Into These Local Museums

October 18th, 2018 by

Temperatures are starting to drop, and more people are looking for indoor activities. For Winchester, Virginia residents, this is easy to do with the many museums

 

George Washington’s Office

Before the oval office was even a concept, our nation’s first president worked out of a tiny log building. This museum was built around this building, and it is now at the heart of the museum. A visit to George Washington’s Office allows you to experience the humble beginnings of our country and appreciate how far we have come over the years.

Stonewall Jackson’s Headquarters

Built in 1854, Stonewall Jackson’s Headquarters is now a museum that is rich with local history. Full of history with the largest collection of Stonewall Jackson personal effects and memorabilia, visitors can step back in history and get a true spirit of the man and the time he lived in.

Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum

Step back from the historical and into the future at the Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum. This museum offers programs for kids to explore science, technology, creativity and so much more. Make sure to check out their calendar to see what fun events may be going on and what traveling exhibits may be in town. This is one museum that your kids will want to return many times in the future!

Patsy Cline Historic House

Winchester is full of history, but it doesn’t stop with former presidents and famous generals. The Patsy Cline Historic House celebrates the life of Winchester born, Patsy Cline. This museum is in the former home of Patsy Cline, who lived there longer than any other residence in her life. Explore the museum, and you are likely to have famous Patsy Cline songs such as “Crazy,” “Walkin’ After Midnight,” and “I Fall to Pieces” in your head for days!

Beyer Mazda, Proud Residents of Winchester!

The team at Beyer Mazda are proud to be a part of the rich history of Winchester, Virginia. Contact a member of our team or stop by the dealership to test drive a brand new Mazda, the perfect ride to explore all that Winchester has to offer!

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