Holiday Open House

We will be having our Holiday Open House in the Craft Shop on Saturday, December 4 from 9-5! Come check out all our locally made items and shop small this holiday season! Featured West Virginia artisan Maureen Donnelly of Wood Mountain Dreams will also be demonstrating how she makes some of her items from 10-4.

Closed for Thanksgiving

Arthurdale Heritage, Inc. will be closed Monday, November 22 to Friday, November 26. During this time, we will not only give thanks but will be preparing for the upcoming Smithsonian exhibit, “Crossroads: Change in Rural America” that is coming to Arthurdale on December 13th. PS: We will reopen on Saturday, November 27th. Come visit us and shop local on Small Business Saturday from 10-3!

Homesteader Descendent Profile: Terry Day

Terry Day’s father, Robert, “Bob,”  Day, called Arthurdale “Utopia.”  For Terry Day, a homesteader descendent on both sides of his family, growing up in Arthurdale was a treasure that he did not fully appreciate until years later.  Both sets of Terry’s grandparents, the Rebers and the Days, were original homesteaders who came to Arthurdale in the 1930’s.   I spoke with Terry via Zoom to find out what it was like growing up in “Eleanor’s Little Village.”   More than read more

Preservation of Center Hall Continues

Our wonderful community is blessed for so many reasons. One is the strength of support for its nationally important historic buildings. We appreciate each and every donation; large or small and every volunteer. We appreciate the National Park Service and the WV State Historic Preservation Office for their partial funding of the replacement of siding on the back of our beautiful Hall.

Craft Show and Square Dance October 23!

Join us on October 23rd to shop at the Craft Show and join us in the free Community Square Dance! There will be fun for all ages with games for kids to participate in during Craft Show hours and live music for the Square Dance! Craft show, fiber art and blacksmithing demonstrations are from 9-3. Kids activities are from 11-2. Community square dance is from 4-6 pm. Be like Mrs. Roosevelt and dance in our historic Center Hall! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CDMc_1vBd24

Closed for maintenance

Arthurdale Heritage museum will be closed to tours on Friday, July 23rd, 2021. During this time we will be doing some much-needed maintenance work. We apologize for any inconvenience, but please visit us at a later date! We are open Monday thru Saturday from 10 am to 3 pm. To be guaranteed a tour please call ahead at 304-864-3959 or email us at americorps@arthurdaleheritage.org

Father’s Day Spaghetti Dinner

Treat your dad (or yourself) to a delicious spaghetti dinner. Arthurdale residents still rave about Mrs. Belmaggio’s mouthwatering spaghetti and meatballs. Meals include spaghetti with homemade meatballs in Mrs. Belmaggio’s legendary sauce plus garlic bread, salad, and dessert! Child’s meal includes a smaller portion of spaghetti with 1 meatball and dessert. Dinner is $10 for adults and $5 for kids. Pick up hours are 11-1:30. Order in our store or call us at 304-864-3959. Reserve your meal early because we read more

Spring Fling Craft Show!

Celebrate Spring’s arrival with the outdoor Spring Fling Craft Show featuring WV artisans and their HANDMADE goods. Visit historic Arthurdale on Saturday, May 15th to shake the winter blues and shop locally made treasures. Free admission and free parking. Delicious homemade food available. Featured below is a sneak peak of some of the goods that will available at the craft show! We’re excited to see you there!

Baby Goat Yoga Update

Baby Goat Yoga on Saturday May 8th will be held inside the historic Center Hall due to inclement weather! For any questions call us at 304-864-3959 or email us americorps@arthurdaleheritage.org

Meals still available! Mother’s Day Takeout Ham Dinner

We are excited to serve a ham dinner for Mother’s Day, May 9th! Each meal will include ham, cheesy potatoes, baked beans, roll, coleslaw and dessert. Meals are $10 for adults and $5 for children 5 and younger. Order online at https://arthurdaleheritage.org/…/mothers-day-takeout…/ or call 304-864-3959.