Oakland Museum

Come visit our unique museum in the heart of Virginia!

  • It explores the relationship of Nelson County's history to the history of the state and the nation. More»
  • It only opened in August 2008, but we've accomplished a lot and we have even bigger plans for the future. More»
  • Built around 1838, it was originally a tavern and is listed in both the National Register of Historic Places and Virginia’s Historical Landmarks. More»
  • It is closely associated with the Nelson County Historical Society, which owns the property on which it is located. More»
  • In the meantime, we invite you to visit us on Facebook.

The Nelson Music Project

Because music is an especially rich part of the county's cultural heritage, we are focusing on it in several ways:

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Updated 10 June 2014.