Santa By Rail – 2014

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014Leave a comment
Santa Arrives By Rail, November 29th! Join us at The Historic Norfolk & Western Passenger Station at 5pm on November 29th for our annual Santa By Rail! Activities include: Face Painting, Cookie Decorating, Hot Chocolate, Cider, Story Telling, Classic Christmas Cartoons in the Link Theater, Crafts, and of course SANTA!...[Read more...]

Link 100 [Official Press Release]

Monday, November 3rd, 2014Leave a comment
Contact Mike C. McNeil Telephone 540-982-5465 Email mmcneil@linkmuseum.org Website www.Linkmuseum.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 3, 2014 Link100 : The First Century of O. Winston Link An exhibition celebrating the 100th Birthday of O. Winston Link Roanoke, VA, November 3, 2014– The O. Winston Link Museum is proud to announce the...[Read more...]

Link100 : The First Century of O. Winston Link

Thursday, October 16th, 2014Leave a comment
Please join us on November 14th for a special exhibition in honor of O. Winston Link’s 100th Birthday! This exhibition will feature materials sourced from our Link Vault, artifacts and prints never before placed on public view.  See examples of Winston’s Commercial, Industrial, Personal, Advertising, & Rail Photography. Learn about...[Read more...]

Opening at The History Museum of Western VA! The Virginia Dulcimer: 200 Years of Bowing, Strumming, and Picking.

Monday, June 23rd, 2014Leave a comment
Please join us for the opening of this exhibit, hosted by our sibling organization, The History Museum of Western Virginia! History Museum of Western Virginia (Center in the Square, 3rd floor) Friday, June 27th – 6pm $5 for non-members, free for members The dulcimer is one of the most popular symbols of mountain...[Read more...]

The 611 is on the MOVE!

Friday, May 23rd, 2014Leave a comment
This isn’t happening at The Link, but if you’re a rail fan you don’t want to miss this!  Head to The Virginia Museum of Transportation for this once in a lifetime event! The Queen of Steam leaves for Spencer, NC–and it’s a party! ALL ABOARD! Celebration Party Saturday, May 24,...[Read more...]

Current Exhibitions

Monday, January 13th, 2014Leave a comment
The Virginia Dulcimer:  200 Years of Bowing, Strumming, and Picking The dulcimer is one of the most popular symbols of mountain music. This exhibition explores the dulcimer’s long journey from northern Europe, to the mountains of Appalachia, and eventually into the hands of folk musicians across the nation. The Old World dulcimer underwent a dramatic...[Read more...]