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  • Oct 4

    Spirited History - Ghostly Encounters

    When: 7:00pm to 10:29pm

    Location:

    Patrick Henry's Scotchtown

    16120 Chiswell Lane, Beaveram VA 23015

    Spirited History Presents: A Night of Paranormal Investigation at Patrick Henry's Scotchtown

    Saturday October 4th 2014 7pm-10:30pm

    Tickets: $27 per person

    Limited tickets Available at www.spiritedhistory.com

    Admission and gift shop sales for and during this event benefit the on-going preservation at Patrick Henry's Scotchtown.

    PLEASE…

  • Oct 7

    In the Trenches Tour

    When: 10:00am

    Location: Historic Jamestowne

    Join a small inside and up-close group tour of the Lost 1607 James Fort led by Dr. William Kelso, Director of the Jamestown Rediscovery Archaeological Project since 1994. Your reserved place in this special group allows you to come under the ropes to walk the surface of the ground once…

  • Oct 8

    Curator’s Artifact Tour

    When: 3:00pm

    Location: Historic Jamestowne

    Senior archaeological curator Bly Straube provides an intimate, behind-the-scenes tour of the artifact collection of James Fort. This 90-minute guided program begins with a brief overview of the Jamestown Rediscovery project and offers a rare glimpse of the vault where more than one million artifacts recovered during excavations are housed.…

  • Oct 11

    Archaeology Day

    When: 10:00am

    Location: Historic Jamestowne

    In commemoration of Virginia Archaeology Month, guests meet the Jamestown Rediscovery archaeologists and learn about the discoveries made at the James Fort site during the 2014 field season. The day will also include historic trades demonstrations, living history programs and special tours.  Free with paid admission to Historic Jamestowne. Historic…

  • Oct 18

    Bacon’s Rebellion Re-Enactment

    When: 10:00am to 5:00pm

    Location: Bacon's Castle

    A pack of 17th Century rebels led by Nathaniel Bacon have occupied the Arthur Allen Brick House, gardens, and grounds! For months they've been here, milling about, drinking the wine, eating the food and awaiting further orders to continue the rebellion. They will take time from the hard daily work…

  • Oct 18

    Meet Capt. Don Molina: English Captive, Spanish Spy

    When: 10:30am

    Location: Historic Jamestowne

    Meet Don Diego de Molina, a Spanish commander, who was captured near a Virginia Fort in 1611. He will be allowed an interview with those wishing to meet him but beware - he is alleged to be a Spanish spy!  In June 1611, a Spanish warship anchored near the English…

  • Oct 19

    Bacon’s Rebellion Re-Enactment

    When: 12:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: Bacon's Castle

    A pack of 17th Century rebels led by Nathaniel Bacon have occupied the Arthur Allen Brick House, gardens, and grounds! For months they've been here, milling about, drinking the wine, eating the food and awaiting further orders to continue the rebellion. They will take time from the hard daily work…

  • Oct 21

    In the Trenches Tour

    When: 10:00am

    Location: Historic Jamestowne

    Join a small inside and up-close group tour of the Lost 1607 James Fort led by Dr. William Kelso, Director of the Jamestown Rediscovery Archaeological Project since 1994. Your reserved place in this special group allows you to come under the ropes to walk the surface of the ground once…

  • Oct 22

    Curator’s Artifact Tour

    When: 3:00pm

    Location: Historic Jamestowne

    Senior archaeological curator Bly Straube provides an intimate, behind-the-scenes tour of the artifact collection of James Fort. This 90-minute guided program begins with a brief overview of the Jamestown Rediscovery project and offers a rare glimpse of the vault where more than one million artifacts recovered during excavations are housed.…

  • Oct 22

    First Freedom Center Lecture

    When: 7:00pm to 7:00pm

    Location:

    Cole Digges House

    While constitutional guarantees of religious freedom are universally understood to be one of America’s foremost contributions to world civilization, there is no universal understanding of what religious freedom actually means.

    This of course has real-world implications for any “American way of life”…