Thursday, February 4th, 2016Leave a comment
On March 16, 2016 the O. Winston Link Museum as part of the Historical Society of Western Virginia will be participating in Roanoke Valley Gives, a 24 hour event where you can give to your favorite Roanoke non-profit. Point.Click.Give.- It’s that easy! If you’re interested in learning more, click here! You can donate...[Read more...]

O. Winston Link Museum needs volunteers!

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015Leave a comment
The O. Winston Link Museum is looking for volunteers. Please contact Laura Conte, Visitor Services Manager or Lane Guilliams, Director if you’re interested or call the museum at 982-5465. Please download the Volunteer application here....[Read more...]

Santa By Rail

Monday, November 23rd, 2015Leave a comment
Though the O. Winston Link Museum will not be hosting Santa By Rail this year, we encourage you to go visit Santa at the History Museum of Western Virginia, our sister museum, on the 3rd floor of Center in the Square beginning on November 27th....[Read more...]

‘New Face of Tobacco’ Exhibit Now Open

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015Leave a comment
Tobacco for web
“Tobacco People: Who works these fields? The changing face of tobacco labor in Virginia,” a photographic essay by Roanoke-based photographer Sarah Hazlegrove, opened Oct. 17 at the O. Winston Link Museum. The exhibit joins related events and exhibits on tobacco and farming planned at the Taubman Museum, the History Museum...[Read more...]

David Helmer Memorial Donation Fund

Friday, February 27th, 2015Leave a comment
David Helmer was an incredible man who gave his time, love, and life to the O. Winston Link Museum and the Historical Society of Western Virginia. Unfortunately, Mr. David Helmer passed away on February 21st, 2015 due to a fatal heart attack. His family has asked that in lieu of...[Read more...]