Belmont County Victorian Mansion Museum

Barnesville, Ohio

Elegant Venue for Your Prom Pictures

Published on April 8, 2024 by Lisa Gallagher

It is a long-standing tradition for Barnesville High School prom attendees to gather at our Victorian Museum with family and friends for picture-taking. This year, we invite BHS and Union Local students to join us at the museum on April 27th, 2024, from 2:30pm to 4:30pm. For a donation, students may use several beautiful locations on the first floor, including the grand staircase as their backdrop for their memorable prom pictures. Of course, everyone is welcome to utilize the gazebo, porch, and grounds as usual.

Belmont County Victorian Mansion Museum to host Kentucky Derby Tea

Published on April 3, 2024 by Belmont County Victorian Mansion Museum

The Belmont County Historical Society is hosting a Kentucky Derby Tea at the Belmont County Victorian Mansion Museum in Barnesville, Ohio, on Saturday, May 4th, 2024 at 11:30 AM.

In addition to tea and a light lunch, the Kentucky Derby Tea will feature a style show from our vintage Victorian hat collection, and we will have a contest for best Derby hat worn by a guest. Entertainment will be provided by Enrico Amato.

The public is invited to attend the Kentucky Derby Tea. The fee is $25 per person. Reservations and pre-payments are required by one week before the tea. To make reservations, please call Judy at 740-695-0766. Checks can be made payable to the Belmont County Historical Society, and can be mailed to PO Box 434, Barnesville, OH 43713.

Christmas Tours Return to the Belmont County Victorian Mansion Museum

Published on October 30, 2023 by Belmont County Victorian Mansion Museum

The Belmont County Historical Society invites you to visit the Belmont County Victorian Mansion Museum for our annual Christmas Tours. The beautiful decorations and Christmas trees showcase this exquisite 26-room Victorian home. The decoration’s theme this year is the Twelve Days of Christmas.

Each room has been decorated by a local business, group, or individual, giving each a holiday feel of its own. Special thanks goes out to everyone who has helped transform our museum into a winter wonderland.

The Christmas Tours will begin on Friday, November 3rd and run each weekend through Sunday, December 17th. Tour hours are Fridays from 5:00 to 8:00 PM, and Saturdays and Sundays from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. We will be closed on Friday, November 24th. The admission fee is $8 for adults and $2 for students ages 6-18. Tours during regular hours require no reservations and the entrance fee can be paid with cash, check, or credit/debit card. Private tours for groups of 10 or more are available by reservation through January 7th, 2023.