Danville Historical Society P.O. Box 6, Danville, VA 24543-0006 www.danvillehistory.org
Links to some of our Supporters
Pittsylvania Historical Society
Caswell County Historical Association
In The News
Through a partnership with the City of Danville and a "Make it Happen" grant from Danville Regional Foundation, the letters H,O,M and E from the "Home of Dan River Fabrics" sign will be lighted and displayed in the River District. The Danville Historical Society purchased and stored the sign in 2007.
"HOME" sign at Danville's Community Holiday Light Show. The letters will be fitted with red neon lights and placed downtown in the next few months.
Photo Courtesy - Library of Virginia
Lynchburg Museum to Hold New Exhibit on Virginia and the American Slave Trade
January 12- March 6, 2016
Danville Historical Society's Walking Tour "The Secrets Inside" by Joyce Wilburn was ranked #1 in Tripadvisor as 15 Things to do in Danville! Yea JOYCE! Heritage Tourism Works!
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Danville, Virginia is located in the south-central Piedmont region of the state, right on the North Carolina border. It is surrounded on three sides by Pittsylvania County. Virginia -- the state's largest -- and by Caswell County, North Carolina to the south.