Six monumental columns frame the front entrance to the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley.
Admission is not required to shop in the Museum Store or dine in the Museum Café.
The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (MSV) interprets the art, history, and culture of the great valley for which it is named. This regional history complex includes the Glen Burnie House, six acres of spectacular gardens, and the Museum designed by architect Michael Graves.
The Museum is open year-round; the gardens will be open from April 2 through October 31 in 2013; and the house is currently closed for renovations through 2014. The site is open Tuesday-Sunday and is closed on Mondays. In addition to the standard Monday closings, the Museum will be closed on the following days:
- Thursday, November 28, 2013
- Monday, December 23, 2013
- Tuesday, December 24, 2013
- Wednesday, December 25, 2013
- Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Admission prices include gardens and galleries:
Youth (13-18): $8
MSV Members and children ages 12 and under are admitted free.
You can easily spend the better part of a day at this museum complex; to help you plan your visit, details about the Museum operating schedule, ticket options, and directions to the Museum are detailed below.