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Welcome to the Loudoun Museum

As we strive to fulfill our role as the official repository for Loudoun’s history, our mission is to navigate Loudoun County's evolving future, conserve Loudoun's diverse and complete history, interpret authentically, and disseminate knowledge of Loudoun’s culture, history, and natural treasures.

On Display Now
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Caught in the Maelstrom of Civil War: Loudoun Divided

A Fragile Republic: 1800-1825

Vintage Pursuits: Cultivating a Virginia Wine Industry

Upcoming Events
  • 17 Men: Living History Day
    Sat, Jun 11
    Jun 11, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Leesburg, 16 Loudoun St SW, Leesburg, VA 20175, USA
    View portraits of 17 soldiers from the US Colored Troops, learn from a USCT Reenactor & hear live music from the Civil War era at the Loudoun Museum.
  • 55th Anniversary Wine Night & Fundraiser
    Jun 21, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Ashburn, 20120 Lakeview Center Plaza, Ashburn, VA 20147, USA
    An evening of 5 courses with wine pairings and a raffle to benefit the Museum. Help us make the next 55 years just as great!
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View Our Extensive Collection Online!

Browse our collection of archives, photos, objects, and more…right from your computer!

Over 5,800 records are currently available online, as well as 4,100 image files related to those records.

These records tell the stories of the people, locations, and events of Loudoun County. Never before has Loudoun’s history been so accessible, and we invite you to take advantage of this amazing cultural resource. Search for specific topics, or browse the items. Images are available for purchase for private and commercial use upon request.

Contact Us

16 Loudoun Street SW Leesburg, Virginia 20175