Permanent Exhibits

  • The Life of Gov. William M. Tuck

  • The Native American Gallery

  • Military History of Halifax County

  • Old Time Country Store

  • Pioneer Medicine Exhibit

  • The Map of Halifax County

  • Halifax County’s Rail History

Now Open!

  • Tobacco and the Golden Era of Halifax County

Upcoming Events

Holiday Open House

December 9     2 PM – 4:30 PM

Join museum volunteers, visitors and staff for a wonderful winter event!  The museum will host our annual Christmas Open house with a wide variety of this to see. As always, our annual open house is free to the public. This year’s open house is themed on the ballet, The Nutcracker.  Enjoy fine music, hors-d’oeuvres, and plenty of holiday cheer.

Tea with Clara

December 2      2 – 4 PM


Special Exhibits

1942: A Remembrance

1 February 2018

As the Untied State became fully militarized after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Halifax County residents and natives of the local area soon found themselves among the more than three million men drafted into the United States armed forces in 1942. The South Boston – Halifax County Museum is proud to present this tribute to those who served in the U.S. Armed forces during that period of time and an examination of the numerous changes that a global war brought to Halifax County. On display are a number of artifacts from the North African campaign and the Pacific theater, military uniforms, and much more.

Latest News

August 16, 2018


All members of the South Boston - Halifax County Museum can now receive a bi-weekly e-newsletter. The newsletter dubbed Focus E-Edition...
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