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Museum Open for Private Tours Things have been lonely at the museum and we want you back! To get you here we are offering private tours for families.  Tours will be on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 2:00 pm.  You will be accompanied by a guide to work with you to enjoy the museum safely.  Each tour will be a 2... continue reading.

Thank You to Our “5th Anniversary Celebration” 2019 Sponsors We would like to thank the following sponsors for making our "5th Anniversary Celebration Fundraiser" a success: Engineer Level: Snyder Environmental Services Engineer Level: Jefferson Utilities, Inc. Conductor Level:  Alpha Associates, Inc. Conductor Level:  G... continue reading.

Museum Seeks Board Members For The Kids, By George, Children’s Museum is expanding our Board of Directors to enable us to thrive in the coming years.  Our mission is to provide an interactive and engaging environment that immerses children and families in the history and culture of the Eastern Panhandle of West V... continue reading.

Journey through history: Live Underground Railroad experience educates children - The Journal Originally published in The Journal on Feb. 4 by TABITHA JOHNSTON  MARTINSBURG–For the Kids, By George Children’s Museum hosted a Live Underground Railroad Journey Saturday afternoon. “It’s history that kids can visually see and participate in and be a part... continue reading.

2018 Schedule of “Special Saturdays” Events Announced One of the benefits of having a membership at the For the Kids, by George Children's Museum, is that it includes admission to each of our Special Saturday events. These special events bring in local historians, teachers, and performers to educate and entertain. Purchase your family membership... continue reading.

Thank You to our “Building Steam!” 2017 Event Sponsors We would like to thank the following sponsors for helping make our 4th Annual "Building Steam" event a success. Presenting Sponsor - Snyder Environmental Services Alpha Associates, Inc. Reid's Distributor Blue Ridge Smiles - Dr. John T. Gibson Grove & Dall... continue reading.

Support the Museum by shopping at Amazon! Amazon donates to For The Kids By George Childrens Museum when you shop @AmazonSmile. http://smile.amazon.com/ch/46-2462391 #YouShopAmazonGives.  Now you can support the Museum through your regular purchases at Amazon! AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products,... continue reading.

Thank You to our “Building Steam!” 2016 Event Sponsors We would like to thank the following sponsors for helping make our 3rd Annual "Building Steam" event a success. Alpha Associates, Incorporated Internal Medicine of West Virginia Martinsburg High School Class of 1981 Snyder Environmental Services WVU Berkeley Medical... continue reading.

Museum featured as a must-see while visiting the Shenandoah Valley in the Charleston Gazette-Mail "The well-designed and innovative Childrens Museum that is a product of the Washington Heritage Trail in West Virginia’s Eastern Panhandle provides hands-on experiences. Its 6,000 square feet of exhibits and activities exist on four levels of the part new, part historic Caperton Train S... continue reading.

Calendar of “Special Saturdays” Activities through April 2016 Please download and mark your calendars to join us for these fun "extras" one Saturday a month.  These activities are free for our Family and Grandparent Museum Members and are included with the $6 price of admission for non-members. continue reading.

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