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Time Travelers Weekend March 2020_1

Time Travelers Weekend is Back With More Free Sites for 2020

As we enter into an election year, many of us have the well being of our nation at the forefront of our thoughts. And...

Three Centuries Of Virginia Christmas And A Visit With Father Christmas

Celebrate Three Centuries of Virginia Christmas at Henricus Historical Park! Begin in 1611 at Henricus Fort and see how Dutch ideas influenced English holiday...

Home School Day – Learning in the 17th Century

Experience a home school education program designed to help meet curriculum goals in a fun, interactive environment at a living history museum. Students will...

“There’s Just Us” Photography Exhibit

August 11 and 12 marks the one-year anniversary of the Unite the Right protests that shook the quiet, central Virginia city of Charlottesville. The...

Trades of Antiquity

See demonstrations of life skills and trades from the pre-contact and Colonial eras in Virginia such as flint knapping, fire starting, wood turning, broom...

Annual Juneteenth Celebration at Montpelier

Join us for Juneteenth 2018 at Montpelier as we honor our ancestors and celebrate African American history, food, music, faith, family, and freedom!See the...

Musket, Sword, and Pike

Experience a day in the life of the soldiers of Sir Thomas Dale’s militia. Visit with the soldiers in the 1611 Citie of Henricus,...

First Thanksgiving Themed Events

Right now many kids in school are learning about the first Thanksgiving.  Predictably, there will be no shortage of construction paper hats and hand turkeys coming...

At the Virginia Thanksgiving Festival You’ll Party Like it’s 1619

Prince may not have actually had that in mind -- but he could have-- if he only knew about the Virginia Thanksgiving Festival.On November...

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