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Art

ART. -noun 1. the quality, production, expression, or realm, according to aesthetic principles, of what is beautiful, appealing, or of more than ordinary significance. : ARTISTS SPOTLIGHT : BOB AIWERIOBA – Painter/Sculptor/Mixed Media/ Digital and Video artist Bob Aiwerioba is possibly the biggest artistic talent of his generation in Africa. Having schooled in Norway and… Read More »

Exhibit info

A. African Cultures Appreciate authentic African artifacts that illuminate ancient creative skills of craftsmanship ranging from bronze, stone and wood sculptures to revered ivory ornaments and tapestry embellished in traditional social hierarchy of the African Kingdoms. B. Village Life Replica of African hut with a mural of village livestock farm reminiscent of practice dominant prior… Read More »

About

Established in 2002, Heritage Towers Museum was inaugurated and open to the public in June of 2005. The museum exhibits are vital components of the culture of West Virginia, providing enriching educational and cultural enlightenment for all, from pre-school age children to senior citizens. Visitors to the museum are impressed with the unique and rich… Read More »

Heritage kids club

HERITAGE KIDS CLUB (HKC) is a group established by the Heritage Towers Museum to engage children from grades K through 5; teaching them about benefits of friendship, cooperation and collaboration in everyday activity. The program promotes weekend and after activities of learning in a safe environment. Kids enjoy the beauty of living in a diverse… Read More »

Culture

CULTURE –noun 1. the quality in a person or society that arises from a concern for what is regarded as excellent in arts, letters, manners, scholarly pursuits, etc. 2. that which is excellent in the arts, manners, etc. 3. a particular form or stage of civilization, as that of a certain nation or period: AFRICAN… Read More »

Travel

Visitors to the Museum are encouraged to use the opportunity to learn about the sacrifices and significant contributions, made by African Americans from West Virginia, to the United States of America. The importance of black history education in the context of Heritage Towers is predicated on the principle of expanding knowledge through discourse and frequent… Read More »