to the website of the Josephine School Community Museum and Clarke County African-American Cultural Center. The Museum serves as a powerful beacon of hope, self-determination, and accomplishment.

Highlights and Upcoming events

The Museum is open Sundays from 1pm to 3pm and By Appointment

To schedule a visit contact us at (540) 955-5512
or email us at jschool515@verizon.net


To MAKE A DONATION please click  Support  tab above!!




2003 – 2023

The  Josephine  School  Community  Museum  is celebrating our 20th Anniversary!

Watch for Special Events throughout the year!



The Shenandoah Black Heritage Project Presents:

Roots Run Deep: African American History Tours

In the Shenandoah Valley

Tours Launch Event

April 29, 2023     11AM – 2PM

Josephine School Community Museum

303 Josephine Street

Berryville, VA

The tours are self-guided driving or walking tours

 featuring historic African American

churches, burial grounds, businesses and museums

throughout the Shenandoah Valley.

Visit  rootsrundeep.org  for more information.



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Sunday, April 30, 2023      3:00 PM

“How the Word Is Passed”

by  Clint Smith

“Monticello Plantation”

“The Whitney Plantation

For more information click Book Club above



Live Entertainment * Exhibits * Vendors * Food

Fun for the Whole Family

June 17, 2023 12:00 - 8:00PM
Admission Free

Clarke County Ruritan Fairgrounds, Berryville, VA

Learn more: A Juneteenth Celebration (myevent.com)

Presented by JSCM, JIA, & CCTS-JWHS Reunion Association



Josephine School Community Museum Information

The Museum is open Sundays from 1pm to 3pm and By Appointment

The Josephine School Community Museum welcomes additions to our collection at any time. If you have something you would like to have housed at the Museum please give us a call.



Every 3rd Tuesday of the Month

Join the the Middle Potomac History Research Group at the Museum.

Meeting schedule coming soon.