Welcome to the Lovettsville Historical Society Official Website.
We are committed to preserving and promoting the history and heritage of the Town of Lovettsville and the surrounding area known as "The German Settlement". Displayed are various artifacts, photographs, documentation, household articles, tools, genealogy and other historical information pertaining to the local history within the Lovettsville Museum. Plan your next outing to visit the museum, attend our monthly events and lectures or arrange a group tour. The Lovettsville Historical Society offers research resources and assistance.

Current Events: 2014 Lecture Series

February 9

Our 2014 Lecture Series will begin in February, as usual, with a talk by Richard Gillespie, on Loudoun County and the Civil War during 1864.

March 9

The Story of Taylorstown, presented by David Whitmer.

April 13

Conrad Weiser: the German-American Who Was Colonial Pennsylvania's (and Virginia's) Ambassador to the Indians, to be presented by descendant John Conrad Weiser of Frederick, Md.

May 11

Monocacy: The Battle that Saved Washington, presented by a speaker from Monocacy National Battlefield, Frederick.

Other lectures in 2014 will include a history of bee-keeping in Loudoun County, and an update on new information on the now-complete roster of the Independent Loudoun Rangers.


Cub Scouts Visit Lovettsville Museum

Part of a group of Tiger Den and Bear Den Cub Scouts who visited the Museum on Dec. 17, and listened to LHS Board Member and former Mayor Elaine Walker (rear center) talk about  life in Lovettsville when she was growing up here.


The Museum at Christmas



Visit our museum containing many artifacts, historical documents and library.

Peruse our many resources for information on local history and link to the wealth of knowledge imparted by our surrounding historical centers.

Support the local heritage that began this and neighboring communities to help enrich our knowledge and that of our children.
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