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Glencoe Museum

Opens in 21 min: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Museum visit takes you back in time

There was another event going on and we also decided to visit the museum. It is the home of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Roanoke, Virginia

Wife and I were amazed at the Bridal gown exhibit that was displayed at the Glencoe museum. The... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2018
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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600 Unruh Dr, Radford, VA 24141-1501
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was another event going on and we also decided to visit the museum. It is the home of the daughter of the founder of Radford. Long ago their settees (little couches) just seemed so small, and the piano was part of family entertainment, and...More

Thank djmathews
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Wife and I were amazed at the Bridal gown exhibit that was displayed at the Glencoe museum. The organization of this exhibit in a limited space was genius. The family history of the house and explanation the history of the area at the time were...More

Thank sabababba
Reviewed February 4, 2018

This is the home of the daughter of Radford's founder and her husband. Some rooms look like they still live here. The volunteers can give you some insights, they are very knowledgeable and eager to answer your questions. They have a festival in the summer,...More

Thank Dagmar W
Reviewed August 8, 2017

This place is great. Easy parking and access to find. It's a mansion in a field- can't miss it. Must stop by if in Radford, for great historical information, local to-dos, and area attractions. Friendly staff and fun stuff to see.

Thank Cora G
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

The history and collections of Glencoe is amazing. I definitely felt as if I stepped back in time. Scott our tour guide was very knowledgeable about the local history. This is definitely a gem in Radford and an adventure worth taking!!!

Thank Jessica O
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I toured the museum and really enjoyed it. Our guide, Scott, was very knowledgeable. I found all aspects of the museum to be interesting, but especially the history of the house itself.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed June 11, 2017

What a treat to find this museum. Th director gave us a tour and was amazingly detailed. Everything was neat, dusted and well displayed. The grounds offer sculptures from local artists which was a pleasant surprise.

Thank sfkhorn
Reviewed March 31, 2017

Lots of history to see. Nice people to share the information with you. Tour the building. It has ne information from time to time. Easy parking.

Thank rpasbury
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Was a nice quick tour of some local history is a good hour of family time they do have a craft day that is fun with crafts local vendors and some more history on how they live in that time

Thank Rescue375
Reviewed February 14, 2017

The historical house has period rooms on the main floor, changing art exhibits and a gift shops downstairs and historical exhibits on the upper level, and a new sculpture garden.

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