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NOTICE The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia Headquarters and research library in historic Castlewood, formerly located at 10201 Iron Bridge Rd. Chesterfield, VA 23832, is closed for internal and external restoration.  We have moved into the old Historic Trinity Church .  See the news media information.  More Information                                 Castlewood Renovation

New ItemMuseum Exhibit News  The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia (CHSV) has extended the duration of its Black History exhibit on “Chesterfield County African-American Schools during the Segregated Era” through to July 31st, 2014See the media release for details.  Our museum committee is working on a new exhibit on genealogy, scheduled to open on August16, 2014 at 10:a.m. (See the Flyer).  The African-American schools exhibit has been very popular and has drawn scores of visitors; kudos to the African-American History Committee for an excellent job! Your chance to view this exhibit is almost gone; drop by today!  Angie Wilderman will be conducting a genealogy workshop on September 6 on "Organizing your Family Papers." And her committee will be joining with GRIVA to make our library resources available every Saturday for genealogy research and assistance.

New Item Magnolia Grange Gift Shop SaleHuge Gift shop sale at Magnolia Grange.  See the details here. 

Own” a piece of history By donating to the Revive MagnoliaGrange Campaign .  This event will benefit the “Revive Magnolia Grange” Campaign to raise funds for the interior refurbishment of Magnolia Grange house museum, the only historic home open to the public.. <More information here   See here for the fund raiser page

New ItemSummer Camps Offered:  The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia (CHSV), in partnership with the Chesterfield County Department of Parks & Recreation will offer four summer camps during July and August this year.  Two Diggin’ in History for Beginners archeology camps are scheduled for July 7-11th and August 18-22nd details are here      Registration


 The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia partners with the Chesterfield County Department of Parks and Recreation on a variety of events and programs throughout the year to satisfy everyone's appetite for history, to re-live the times and events of yesteryear and to get involved in the history of our county.

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