kemper house

MADISON COUNTY
HISTORICAL SOCIETY

MADISON, VIRGINIA
(Madison,VA 22727)
arcade building

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!!!News Flash!!!

There will be a dedication of the "Blue Ridge Turnpike" road marker on Saturday June 17, 2017 at 12:00 noon. This marker is located on Rt 670 the "Old Blue Ridge Turnpike" at Criglersville, VA. The Blue Ridge Turnpike was completed in 1855, a 56 mile route from New Market, VA to the railroad in Gordonsville, VA. This marker is located near the Blue Ridge Heritage Memorial Monument honoring the families who were displaced from their mountain homes due to the development of the Shenandoah National Park. Please join us for this event.

Madison County Historical Society
Madison County Virginia (VA)



The Madison County Historical Society is a non-profit organization founded and operated for the perpetuation and preservation of Madison County heritage and traditions. The mission of the Society is to record, preserve, and stimulate interest in the history of Madison County, its families, occupations and way of life.


The Society maintains two buildings in the town of Madison. The Kemper residence is the former home of civil war General Kemper and functions as the Society museum and and is used for special occasions. It is open a few days a week. The Arcade Building  houses items of historical interest of the County and special exhibits.  See the facilities tab for more information about these buildings.


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ABOUT US contains information about the Society and membership information
CONTACT US describes how to contact or obtain more information about the society
FACILITIES provides information on the buildings maintained by the society
GIFT SHOP describes articles that are for sale by the society
PROJECTS describe research projects currently in process or being planned by the society
NEWSLETTER provides access to recent newsletters published by the society
TIME LINE shows a historical outline of events that have occurred in Madison County
SPECIAL EVENTS describes upcoming events planned by the society
LINKS provide access to other nearby historical societies and historical properties in the area