Save the Date!


7th Annual Heritage Day Festival

Saturday, April 25th

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Our biggest event of the year features historical demonstrations, children's activities, food & craft vendors, music and more! Stay tuned for announcements on new participants this year! Learn more about the event and check out photos from last year!

Special Projects


We are a community-based organization focused on preserving, protecting and promoting Louisa History in new ways. 

Digital Tour and Maps


Get to know the county's distinctive features and historical figures as you drive back roads or walk town streets.

Recent Events


Photos from the sixth annual Heritage Day Festival!   

Our Diverse Past


Donate to the Society

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

We are dedicated to enhancing Louisa County citizens' and visitors' understanding of our fascinating history. Your contribution today helps us make a difference as we open paths for dialogue about our vibrant and complex story.


Become a Member


When you join the Louisa County Historical Society you get:

  • Our quarterly newsletter 
  • Our semi-annual Louisa County Historical Magazine, which features articles about well-known and lesser-known figures from our past and excerpts from documents preserved in our archives
  • Invitations to special programs including our Annual Membership Social and our Annual Meeting, when you can vote for board members and enjoy a special lecture and reception

Membership levels: 

$35        Annual Individual

$50        Annual Family

$200      Annual Sustaining Individual or Family

$1,500   Lifetime Benefactor (includes engraved brick)

To join, mail a check payable to Louisa County Historical Society to P.O. Box 1172, Louisa, VA 23093 or pay online with PayPal below.

Business Sponsors

Become a business sponsor!

Our Business Sponsors help support our programs and in return, we are pleased to offer them promotional opportunities that spread the news of their charitable support to our members, visitors, and the community at large. 

2019 Business Sponsorships are available at three levels: Supporter ($50 -199), Partner ($200-499), and Benefactor ($500+). If you would like to become a 2019 Business Sponsor of the Louisa County Historical Society, give us a call at (540) 967-5975 or email us at

Thank you to our 2020 Business Supporters!

Dillard Alarm Company

Jigsaw Genealogy LLC

Louisa Rentry Council

Thank you to our 2020 Business Partners!

JWS Engineering Team LLC

Stephen Wunsh CPA

2020 Business Benefactor

Dorazio Communications

2020 Business Benefactor


2020 Business Benefactor


2020 Business Benefactor


2020 Business Benefactor


Sign up for our e-newsletter!