Welcome to the home of Jefferson County Historical Society of West Virginia!

Keeping our past alive.

Preserving Jefferson County's

since 1927
Shenandoah Ferry
Our yearly magazine covers local people, places, and events.

The Magazine of the Jefferson County Historical Society is free to our members. This yearly publication has archives that date back to 1935. In addition JCHS publishes four newsletters a year, The Guardian, to help keep members current throughout the year.

Join our speakers and gatherings throughout the year.

JCHS offers several talks with keynote speakes and seminars each year. Every year JCHS holds an annual summer picnic at its historic home!

Spirit of Jefferson
Our archives and publications can aid in area research.

Our publications that are available for purchase date back to 1940. Jefferson County is rich with historical significance. We offer a research room that contains our documentation.

Ready to connect with us?

JCHS is run by a board of volunteers who are here to answer questions or to connect.

Our staff of volunteers will get back to you.