Current exhibit

“Clementine Hunter: A Louisiana Treasure”

Exhibit runs: March 27, 2014 - May 16, 2014

Often referred to as the black Grandma Moses, Clementine Hunter was a self-taught African-American folk artist from the Cane River region in Louisiana.  She was born on a plantation said to be the inspiration for Uncle Tom’s Cabin, and worked as a farm hand, never learning to read or write.  She began painting in her […]

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News & events

Old Post Office Museum open for visitors

Article posted August 2, 2013 at 4:25 PM

After years of planning and a renovation, the Old Post Office Museum opened its doors to the public Saturday, October 2, 2010. The grand opening, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the historic downtown post office, featured an exhibition by Winnsboro artist Margaret Mays Ellerman, said Winnsboro Main Street Manager Kay LaFrance-Knight. “We are going […]

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9:00 AM — 5:00 PM   |   Monday — Friday

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513 Prairie Street, Winnsboro, LA 71295
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