2016 Speakers Series

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Dr. Bankhurst

Digital Exhibits

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Photograph courtesy of the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA).
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Photo of James Shepherd Dining Table
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Adam Link Desk

Adam Link Desk

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Brass Cuspidor

taken 28 March 2016
Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons
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John Francis Hamtramck
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Joseph McMurran

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Daniel Bedinger

The Taking of Fort George

War of 1812

The Battle of Shepherdstown
Alexander Gardner photo of the Battle of Antietam
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Red Sox Uniform

Shepherdstown During the Civil War
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Civil War Marker #23
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Hopkins Desk

John-Woltz-Clock

John Woltz Clock

Entler Hotel

Entler Hotel

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McMurran Hall

Eleanor (Strode) Shepherd donated $800 to the building of the church

Old Trinity Church

James Rumsey

James Rumsey

Johannes Kehler

Reverend John Kehler

James Rumsey Monument

Rumsey Monument

Eleanor (Strode) Shepherd Signature
Conrad Shindler House

Shindler House

"Conrad Shindler Portrait CROP" by Nredding01 - Own work. Licensed under CC BY 3.0 via Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Conrad_Shindler_Portrait_CROP.jpg#/media/File:Conrad_Shindler_Portrait_CROP.jpg

Conrad Shindler

Copper Kettle

Copper Kettle

Latest News

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Michael Rode the Boat

… down German Street in Shepherdstown’s Fourth of July Parade. Michael Langmyer also catalogued the Museum’s photograph collection, led museum tours, entertained school groups, conducted oral history interviews, transcribed existing ones, took photos, moved furniture, developed web pages, assisted genealogists, and learned a lot about managing and developing a museum during his 10-month internship with […]

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The Hanging of the Queen

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Preserve WV history as an AmeriCorps Member

Recruitment for Americorps Members for 2016-17 through Preserve WV is now open to all adults 18 and older. We’ll be so sorry to see current Member Michael Langmyer go, but he’s going off to do graduate work in historic preservation at the University of Kentucky and we knew we could only keep him for a […]

Hours and Information

The museum is open to the public from April through October, at the following times:

  • Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Sundays from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Suggested donation: $4.00 per person. Admission FREE for Historic Shepherdstown members, children, students & military.

Private tours are available by appointment.

We Are Here

Contact Us

P.O. Box 1786
129 E. German St.
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
304.876.0910
info@historicshepherdstown.com

View Form 990

View Historic Shepherdstown's IRS Form 990 for the last three years.