The Botetourt County Historical Museum is located at 3 West Main Street, Fincastle, Virginia, directly behind the historical Botetourt County Courthouse.  The restored Colonel James Breckinridge Law Office is a part of the museum and open for visitation.

!!! What’s Happening !!!

The Museum is now open to the public 7 days a week!
Additional hours: Sunday 2-4 pm.

Fincastle Festival
Special Museum Events
September 18, 2021
  • Museum Open for free tours from 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
  • Children’s Games in front of Museum 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Dedication of the Botetourt County 250th Monument in front of Museum 11:00 am

~Featured Exhibit~
Stories in Stone: First People of Botetourt County


The mission of The Botetourt County Historical Society, Inc. is:
To preserve and protect the historical heritage of Botetourt County, Virginia by providing education to the public through exhibitions, publications, programs and activities and preserving photographs, family journals, records and artifacts housed in the Botetourt County Historical Society Museum and selected sites While collaborating with other historical societies and Botetourt County citizens.