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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
  • August First Friday
    Fri, Aug 06
    Aug 06, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Leesburg, 14 Cornwall St NW, Leesburg, VA 20176, USA
    Kick off Leesburg's First Friday by joining some local historians as they tell some local history stories about St. James Church and the surrounding area
  • History on Tap: Live at Harrison Hall
    Sep 16, 6:00 PM – 7:40 PM
    Leesburg, 205 N King St, Leesburg, VA 20176, USA
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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