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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Staunton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Frontier Culture Museum

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By Devry Becker Jones, April 9, 2021
1. Frontier Culture Museum Marker
Inscription.  The Frontier Culture Museum tells the story of the thousands of people who migrated to colonial America and of the life they created here for themselves and their descendant. The Museum features outdoor exhibits of original and reconstructed farm buildings from England, Ireland, Germany, West Africa, and Virginia. Historical interpreters provide hands-on learning and interactive education. Visitors can expect to see activities such as cooking, gardening, woodworking, flax and wool spinning, rare-breed animals, schoolhouse lessons, and much more.
 
Erected by Frontier Culture Museum.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureColonial EraSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 38° 7.509′ N, 79° 3.021′ W. Marker is in Staunton, Virginia. Marker can be reached from Frontier Drive (Virginia Route 644) half a mile south of Red Oaks Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1290 Richmond Rd, Staunton VA 24401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the
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By Devry Becker Jones, April 9, 2021
2. Frontier Culture Museum Marker
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crow flies. Great Indian Warrior Trading Path (within shouting distance of this marker); The Great Road (within shouting distance of this marker); The Barger House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Avenue of Trees (approx. ¾ mile away); First Settler's Grave (approx. ¾ mile away); Staunton National Cemetery (approx. one mile away); Address by President Lincoln (approx. one mile away); Medal of Honor Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staunton.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 10, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 28 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 10, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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