Morgantown History Museum

Commissioners

Name
Term Started
Term Ends
Pamela Ball, Chair
June 21, 2005
June 30, 2013
Wes Nugent, Council Member
August 2, 2011
June 30, 2016
Charlie Bryer
October 5, 2011
June 30, 2013
Pamela Casto
October 6, 2006
June 30, 2014
Aaron Hawley
February 5, 2013
June 30, 2014
Matthew Held
September 18, 2012
June 30, 2017
Richard McEwuen
June 21, 2005
June 30, 2015
Jim Snyder
July 2, 2007
June 30, 2017
Tim Terman
July 10, 2010
June 30, 2015
Christi Venham
June 21, 2005
June 30, 2015

About the Museum


The Morgantown History Museum is a nonprofit institution and the first city-sponsored museum in the Greater Morgantown area. Its mission is to preserve and promote local and regional history and to make it accessible to the citizens of Morgantown and visitors to the region.

Featured Exhitbits


The Grand Opening was held December 16, 2011, and since then has featured exhibits on the Monongalia River, Morgantown native Don Knotts, and the recognition of the 100th anniversary of the HMS Titanic's demise, including Morgantown's ties to the grand cruise ship.

Smithsonian Exhibit


A new Smithsonian exhibit is being brought to the Morgantown History Museum by the West Virginia Humanities Council. "Hometown Teams" examines the role of sports in American culture, past and present. Read all about it in a press release from the West Virginia Humanities Council.