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  • Jul 29

    Story Time at the Lighthouse

    When: 1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location:

    Cape Henry Lighthouse

    583 Atlantic Ave.

    Fort Story, VA 23459

    Starting March 25th, every Friday will be story time at the Cape Henry Lighthouse. Join us in the picnic area while we explore the swashbuckling seas and the deepest parts of the ocean. The stories featured in Cape Henry Lighthouse Story Time…

  • Aug 5

    National Lighthouse Day Weekend

    When: 10:00am to 5:00pm

    Location:

    Cape Henry Lighthouse

    583 Atlantic Ave.

    Fort Story, VA 23459

    This is the perfect weekend to bring your family to Cape Henry Lighthouse!

    FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES! Including navigation, geology, mathematics and weather!

    SCAVENGER HUNT! All weekend long! 

    This event is August 5, 2016 - August 7, 2016: 10:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.

  • Aug 5

    Story Time at the Lighthouse

    When: 1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location:

    Cape Henry Lighthouse

    583 Atlantic Ave.

    Fort Story, VA 23459

    Starting March 25th, every Friday will be story time at the Cape Henry Lighthouse. Join us in the picnic area while we explore the swashbuckling seas and the deepest parts of the ocean. The stories featured in Cape Henry Lighthouse Story Time…

  • Aug 12

    Story Time at the Lighthouse

    When: 1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location:

    Cape Henry Lighthouse

    583 Atlantic Ave.

    Fort Story, VA 23459

    Starting March 25th, every Friday will be story time at the Cape Henry Lighthouse. Join us in the picnic area while we explore the swashbuckling seas and the deepest parts of the ocean. The stories featured in Cape Henry Lighthouse Story Time…

  • Aug 31

    Fall Open House Salon

    When: 5:30pm to 8:00pm

    Location:

    The John Marshall House

    818 East Marshall Street 

    Richmond, VA 23219

    Is"all men are created equal" an American truth? 

    You are invited to a salon discussing how 15th century Catholic doctrine directly influenced Federal Indian Law and the repercussions still evident today.

    Enjoy refreshments and enlightening conversation…

  • Sep 14

    12th Annual Naturalization Ceremony

    When: 11:00am to 1:00pm

    Location:

    Patrick Henry's Scotchtown

    16120 Chiswell Lane

    Beaverdam, VA 23015

    On September 14th, 2016, the U.S. government will bestow those rights on dozens of new American citizens at a Naturalization Ceremony at Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown with the presiding judge, Judge Roderick Young.

    Held for the twelfth consecutive year, the Naturalization Ceremony has become…

  • Sep 24

    Happy Birthday John Marshall!

    When: 10:00am to 5:00pm

    Location:

    John Marshall House

    818 E Marshall St.

    Richmond, VA 23219

    On September 24th we will host John Marshall’s 260th Birthday Celebration. On tours we’ll discuss the making of the Great Chief Justice, Marshall Court and “The Big Four” cases of his career. The celebration includes walk-through tours of the first floor, complete with Birthday cake in the cellar.

    Stay tuned…

  • Sep 24

    Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!

    Location:

    Cape Henry Lighthouse: 583 Atlantic Avenue, Fort Story, Virginia 23459

    Patrick Henry's Scotchtown: 16120 Chiswell Lane, Beaverdam, Virginia 23015

    John Marshall House: 818 East Marshall Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219

    Bacon's Castle: 465 Bacon's Castle Trail, Surry, Virginia 23883

    Smith's Fort: 217 Smith Fort Lane, Surry, Virginia 23883

    Saturday, September 24, 2016: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

    Preservation Virginia’s museums are participating in Smithsonian Museum Day Live! In the spirit of the Smithsonian Museums, which offer free admission every day, Museum Day Live is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which…

  • Sep 25

    Beast Feast 2016

    When: 1:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location:

    Patrick Henry's Scotchtown

    16120 Chiswell Lane

    Beaverdam, VA 23015

    It is baaaaccckkk!! This year is the 10th Anniversary of Belmont Butchery and we are bringing back Beast Feast to celebrate properly. Stay tuned for info on sponsorships, volunteering and tickets to the event!

  • Oct 16

    Preservation Virginia Annual Conference

    When: 6:30pm to 4:30pm

    Location:

    Jefferson School, African American Heritage Center, 223 4th ST NW, Charlottesville, Virginia

    This year’s conference will take place in Charlottesville on Sunday, October 16th and Monday, October 17th. Following the release (in summer 2016) of the third and final phase of our Economic Impact Study, the theme of the conference will revolve around expanded definitions of and the positive economic impacts and value…