The year 2019 marks the 350th anniversary of the death of Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669), a highly influential and innovative Dutch painter and printmaker. Opening at the MSV on November 8, Rembrandt and His Contemporaries: Prints from the Dutch Golden Age presents nearly 60 Dutch etchings that help tell the story of the production of prints in seventeenth century Holland, viewed by art historians as one of the most innovative periods in the history of printmaking.

Vital Force now on view at the MSV

Newest Exhibition at Museum of the Shenandoah Valley
Showcases Commitment to Valley Artists, Themes, and Influences

Winchester, VA 9/27/2019 . . . Vital Force, an engaging new exhibition featuring the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley’s  growing collection of twentieth and twenty-first century art, is now on view in the MSV through May 10, 2020.

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Little-known Works of Valley Artist to Open in MSV Exhibition

Dynamics of Desire: The Evocative Works of Jim Costello

 Is First Museum Exhibition of Artist’s Work

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MSV to Open Special 10th Anniversary Exhibition on April 28

Collect, Preserve, Interpret: Ten Years at the MSVCollect, Preserve, Interpret: Ten Years at the MSV

Presents Many Objects on First-Time Display

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Museum Store Holiday Picks

Published Date: 
Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Thanksgiving and the holiday shopping season are upon us! Whether you are looking to shop or get away from it all this weekend, please stop by the MSV.

By Bonnie Barr

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First Look at the MSV

Published Date: 
Friday, November 22, 2019

Do you know what a “first look” is? Sometimes called a reveal, a first look is when a couple about to get married choose to see each other before the wedding ceremony on their big day.

By: Cathering Bogaty 

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Make a wreath with fresh greenery while enjoying hot cocoa.

MSV Receives Highest National Recognition

MSV Receives Highest National Recognition
Awarded Accreditation from the American Alliance of Museums

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