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  • Aug 22

    Skywatch at Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown

    When: 9:00pm to 11:00pm

    Location: Patrick Henry's Scotchtown

    Richmond Astronomical Society will be our guide to the galaxy. You may bring your own telescopes or use the ones provided. 
    This will be in an open field, so please dress accordingly.
    The rain date will be Saturday, August 23rd.
    FREE!

  • Aug 27

    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.…

  • Aug 28

    Fall Open House Salon

    When: 5:30pm to 8:30pm

    Location: The John Marshall House

    It's time for tours and hors d'oeuvres again! Join us after work on Thursday, August 28, 2014 from 5:30- 8:30, for a glass of wine, some hors d’ oeurves and a special evening tour at the John Marshall House!

    It's a FREE event, to register click here: REGISTER FOR…

  • Sep 2

    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…

  • Sep 10

    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.…

  • Sep 13

    Time Travelers: A Free Weekend of Richmond History

    Featuring 10 Historic Houses of Greater Richmond

    Click here to download the TIME TRAVELERS PASSPORT

    Richmond’s most renowned historic homes and museums offer visitors a “passport” to time-travel during a special admission-free weekend on Saturday and Sunday, September 13 and 14. Tourists and locals…

  • Sep 16

    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…

  • Sep 17

    Tenth Annual Naturalization Ceremony

    When: 11:00am to 12:00pm

    On Constitution Day, September 17th, 2014, the U.S. government will bestow those rights on dozens of new American citizens at a Naturalization Ceremony at Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown.


    Held for the tenth consecutive year, the Naturalization Ceremony has become a distinctly patriotic event at Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown. It serves…

  • Sep 20

    Happy Birthday Judge Marshall

    When: 10:00am to 5:00pm

    Location:

    John Marshall House

    818 E Marshall St.

    Richmond, VA 23219

    "The most influential man never to be president” was born on September 24, 1755, 259 years ago! Join us for FREE tours and discussions on some of Marshall landmark cases that shaped our young government. There will also be birthday cake for all our visitors!

  • Sep 20

    Reflections on Bacon’s Rebellion

    When: 10:30am

    Location: Historic Jamestowne

    Guests meet Governor William Berkeley to hear an accounting of his time in Virginia and the unhappy circumstances that led to the rebellion during the program, “Governor Berkley Laments the Rebellion”  at 10:30 am, 1 pm & 3 pm. During a special evening tour at 7 pm, "The Beginning, Progress…