Now Accepting Applications: Moton K-12 Teacher in Residence Program


Moton K-12 Teacher in Residence 3 Positions Elementary School: Virginia Studies Middle School: U.S. History, or Civics; High School: U.S. & Virginia History, or U.S. Government Summer Stipend Position The Russa Moton Museum, invites candidates to apply for the Moton K-12 Teacher in Residence Program for the summer of 2021. Under the guidance of the

2021 Rev. L. Francis Griffin Day Observance


The Moton Museum is pleased to present this years Rev. L. Francis Griffin Day Observance. Rev. Griffin was known locally and nationally as the "fighting preacher," a civil rights advocate who helped to led the fight for civil rights in education and was a voice of opposition to the decision by Prince Edward County to

Author Steven K. Smith: Book Talk, Signing, & Moton Tours

Moton Museum 900 Griffin Blvd, Farmville, VA

Author Steven K. Smith will visit the Moton Museum to discuss his newest book Pictures at the Protest: The Virginia Mysteries, Book 9. The event will begin with a welcome

Moton Holiday Open House: Hanging with Santa

Moton Museum 900 Griffin Blvd, Farmville, VA

We are excited to spend the Holiday season with you again! Come join us as we welcome Santa to Farmville! There will be free pictures, fun, pre-packaged treats, and more!   ** COVID-19 guideline: Masks will be required for all adults and youth that enter the building! We welcome you to watch Santa at Moton!

Facility Rental
The Moton Museum is available to rent for private, public and non-profit functions. Host your event at Virginia’s civil rights National Historic Landmark today. For more information on facility rentals,

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Signature Programs
The Moton Museum hosts many events throughout the year.

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Ways to Give to Moton

Any gift has the ability to make an impact that far exceeds its size. Together we can work to share the Moton Story and ensure that countless individuals know how Prince Edward County became the birthplace of the student-led civil rights movement.

2020 gifts helped us engage with more than 20,000 individuals via our onsite and offsite programming.
Help us continue this important work with your gift. All donations are tax deductible.

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