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Aug 31, 2018


The Boxcar Children Movie: Surprise Island

FREE - Join us for The Boxcar Children Surprise Island Movie in celebration of the last weekend of summer break. We will have snacks, drinks, and handouts! Bring a lawn chair and enjoy the film at The Square on Main right beside the Wetzel County Museum.

Aug 25, 2018


Interactive Storytelling at the Museum

June 29 - July 1

Back Home Appalachian Arts & Music Festival

The second annual FREE Back Home Appalachian Arts & Music Festival will feature entertainment by the Del McCoury Band, David Grisman, The Travelin' McCourys, The SteelDrivers, Billy Strings, The Last Waltz Live, The Grass Is Dead, David Gans, and many others. The festival will also feature West Virginia artisans and crafters. The Back Home Festival is sponsored by Visit Wetzel County. Visit Back Home's website for more information. 

Jun 09, 2018


The Boxcar Children Movie

Join us for a showing of The Boxcar Children Movie! We will be showing the movie on the side of our historic caboose, so bring a lawn chair or blanket as we will be sitting on asphalt. You are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks and we will also have some available for free as well. 

You can take a tour of our big red caboose and then grab a snack and enjoy the movie. We hope to see you there. THIS IS A FREE EVENT.

Jun 02, 2018


Adrian Niles: Solo Acoustic Show

Solo acoustic show at the museum by Adrian Niles! 

Jun 01, 2018


"Where": Oglebay Institute and the Rural Arts Collaborative Project Exhibit Opening

A special exhibit opening featuring the work of Magnolia High School students and Michael McKowen. Refreshments provided by students of Magnolia'a Food and artist, Nutrition classes. Call 304-242-4200 for details. 

May 24, 2018


Bob Fest: The Music of Bob Dylan

Come hear the music of Bob Dylan at the Doolin Center by the band Lark. Admission is $5. 

May 18, 2018

7:00PM & 8:00PM

Yoga at the Museum

Kim Eagleson is leading two more free yoga classes at the museum! Please be sure to RSVP via Visit Wetzel County's Facebook event posts. 

7:00PM class RSVP 

8:00PM class RSVP

May 12, 2018


Mother's Day Luncheon

Join us at the Wetzel County Museum for a FREE Mother's Day Luncheon on Saturday, May 12th! The event begins at 2:00pm and the menu is as follows: cucumber sandwiches, egg salad sandwiches, chicken salad sandwiches, pasta salad, and a veggie platter. Mini strawberry shortcakes and shortbread cookies will be served for dessert. Cold tea and lemonade will also be served. 

A short presentation on the history of Mother's Day in the U.S. will also be given at the event.

Space is limited to 24 people so be sure to call the museum at (304)-398-4910 to reserve your seats today!

May 01, 2018


Amazing Raise Giving Day

The Wetzel County Museum is excited to participate in 2018's Amazing Raise Ohio Valley Giving Day! The event takes place all day on May 1st and participating is easy! If you'd like to donate to the museum you can go to or simply go to and search for "Wetzel County Museum". Any donation is more than appreciated.

Last year over 1,600 donors in the Ohio Valley raised $415,630 for the 111 participating nonprofit organizations. Local businesses and individuals contributed over $50,000 to a matching pool that aided in awarding hourly prizes and boosted the money raised for every nonprofit. 

This event is sponsored by the Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley, which has served the area for 45 years as a resource for local philanthropy, connecting individuals, families, and businesses with causes they care about.  

Apr 21, 2018


Grow Your Own Pizza

Come down to the Wetzel County Museum for an interactive program on making your own garden to grow a pizza - free pizza will also be provided to all guests! 

Apr 14, 2018


Wetzel County High School Art Show

The second annual Wetzel County High School Art Show will take place at the Wetzel County Museum on Saturday April 14th from 5:00PM-7:00PM. Come enjoy some amazing art and meet the artists! 

Apr 06, 2018

7:00PM & 8:00PM

Yoga at the Museum

FREE yoga at the museum! Don't worry if you don't have a mat as we'll have extras. This is a class for everyone so if you're a beginner to yoga you are more than welcome. We have a 7:00PM class and a class at 8:00PM please RSVP via our Facebook page regarding which class you plan to attend. 

Mar 30, 2018


The Acoustic Company: A Gospel Concert

The Lincoln Theatre is hosting the Acoustic Company for a free gospel concert. Come enjoy some tunes! 

Mar 24, 2018


Wetzel County Hall of Fame Induction: Libby Francis

The Wetzel County Museum is proud to induct Libby Francis into the Wetzel County Hall of Fame during Women's History Month.

Mar 17, 2018


St. Patrick's Day: A Shamrock Celebration

Come celebrate St. Patrick's Day at the museum with some fun craft activities! 

Feb 16, 2018


Bob Niederriter Trio

Come down to the museum to hear some tunes from the Bob Niederriter Trio! Event is FREE. 

Feb 09, 2018


A Taste of Mardi Gras: At The Doolin Center

Come enjoy some authentic Mardi Gras cuisine & magical performaces at the Doolin Center Friday evening.  

Feb 03, 2018


Our first Night At The Museum of 2018! Come meet Elsa from "Frozen" and make giant snowflakes to either take home or decorate the museum with. We hope to see you there!

Feb 02, 2018

6:30PM Doors Open

The Annual Stokes' Groundhog Day Celebration

Come enjoy "Groundhog Day" on Groundhog Day at the Doolin Center. There will be popcorn, pop, and "Ground Hog" pizza available for FREE. The event is sponsored by Visit Wetzel County.

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Opening Reception
@Wetzel County Museum

03/11/2022   7pm

Burning Springs Movie
in conjunction with Crossroads
@The Movie House

03/18/2022   7pm

Kids Craft Day
in conjunction with Crossroads
@Wetzel County Center for Children and Families
03/18/2022   9am-4pm
Hall of Fame Induction
"The Lunch Bunch"
in conjunction with Crossroads
@Wetzel County Museum

04/08/2022    7pm

Wetzel County Schools
High School Art Show
in conjunction with Crossroads
@Wetzel County Center for Children and Families


Valley High School 
Senior Art Exhibition
in conjunction with Crossroads
@Wetzel County Museum


Closing Event with music by Adrian Niles
@Wetzel County Museum

04/14/22      7pm

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