MSV to Host 2018 Virginia Gourd Show & Sale November 17–18

Admission is Free to Weekend Event Featuring 15 Vendors and Demonstrations 

Winchester, VA 11/14/18…The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (MSV) will host the Virginia Gourd Show, Sale & Competition from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, November 17 and 18. Admission to the show and sale is free.

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500-Year-Old Works by German Printmaker Now on View at the MSV

Albrecht Dürer and Master Prints on View November 1 through February 17, 2019
Traveling Exhibition Supplemented by Works from MSV Collection

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Meet the gourd art experts in this show, sale, and competition.

Enjoy an outdoor production of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest performed on the lawn in front of the Glen Burnie House. Arrive early to explore the exhibition Maxfield Parrish: Paintings and Prints and see scenery studies created by Maxfield Parrish for a 1909 production of The Tempest. Play begins at 3 p.m. Bring a chair or blanket. Picnics welcome. This program is also offered on the following dates:

October 21
October 28

MSV Members; youth ages 13–17, and SU faculty, staff & students: $5; all others: $15 (includes MSV admission).

Visit the MSV for FREE on this special day. Organized and hosted by Smithsonian Magazine, Museum Day is an annual, one-day event during which participating museums across the country provide free admission to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. This year’s Museum Day celebrates women making history and female trailblazers in the arts, sciences, innovation, and culture. To celebrate women making history, at 2 p.m. on Museum Day, MSV Curator of Collections Nick Powers will lead a guided tour highlighting works by female artists in the galleries.

Museum Day ticket required. Get tickets and more information about Museum Day HERE.

Maxfield Parrish Exhibition Open Now Through January 6

Exhibition Features Original Paintings and Vintage Prints by Maxfield Parrish
Includes Largest Painting Ever Displayed in the MSV

Winchester, VA 08/24/18… An exhibition featuring the work of Maxfield Parrish—one of the twentieth century’s most popular American painters and illustrators—will be on view in the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (MSV) from September 1, 2018, through January 6, 2019.

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Soul Expressions Returns to Gardens at Night at the MSV on August 10


$10 Ticket Includes Concert and Admission to MSV Exhibitions 

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New MSV Exhibition Presents Abstract Paintings

New MSV Exhibition Presents Abstract Paintings

Terry Ward’s Infinite Mash-Up Presents Wall-Sized Multi-Panel Abstract Paintings
Free Gallery Admission on July 21 Marks Exhibition’s Opening Day

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MSV to Offer Free Car Show and Gallery Admission This Saturday

Antique and Modified Car Show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Free Gallery Admission from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Winchester, VA 7/18/18…This Saturday, July 21, the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (MSV) will host a free antique and modified car show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and offer free admission to its galleries from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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