Up next is the 45th edition of our nationally recognized event. Join us for a celebration of Christmas in Appalachia.
Fort New Salem has released a new logo for SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS IN THE MOUNTAINS. Our iconic event now has an iconic logo!
Thanks to the West Virginia Department of Highways, visitors to Fort New Salem have a new sign when entering from Main Street. This bidirectional sign shows travelers form east or west to proper turn off towards our campus.
Log into smile.amazon.com and select Fort New Salem Foundation as the organization you support. Shop as you normally would and a portion of eligible purchases will go towards supporting us!
Dominion recently granted Fort New Salem to build a new porch and ramp to our Old Admin Building. Additionally Dominion donated and installed 800 feet of gas line on our campus!
On August 11, we inducted Judge John S. Kaull, Clarence “Willie” & Mary Mutschelknaus into "Wall." Judge Kaull is a former chairperson for the Fort New Salem Foundation and a supporter. Willie & Mary have been ongoing supporters of the development of our facility with Willie also serving on the fort Board. Judge Kaull was represented by April , his daughter.
Fort New Salem Foundation, Inc. exists to support Fort New Salem in preserving and advancing the educational, historical, cultural and social aspects of Nineteenth Century West(ern) Virginia