You don't know where you're going unless you know where you've been. Dedicated to preserving Mercer County's rich history.

You're invited to the monthly meeting on
September 15. Dinner is at 6:00 pm for $10 and is optional. Meeting is at 7:00 pm.

Mark Your Calendars Now.

The annual Heritage Festival will be held the weekend of September 5 - 7 at Glenwood 4-H Camp and will feature reenactments from the Civil War and history of that era, vendors, food and much more.


Welcome to the Mercer County Historical Society, West Virginia web page. We are always looking for new members and volunteers so please:

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Our cookbooks are still available for $5.00. We are on the last printing, so get yours before they are gone for good! The History House is the collection point for aluminum cans and used ink cartridges. Drop them off and help us raise money for our winter heating bills. Don't forget to use your Kroger's card. Don't have one? Contact us. We raise a lot of money from these