Historic Sites: John Marshall House

Mar
5

Event

JMH Salute to Women’s History Month: “Don’t Forget the Ladies” Special Guided Tour

Mar 5, 2022

12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

Mar 12, 2022

12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

Mar 19, 2022

12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

Mar 26, 2022

12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

Each Saturday in March 2022 at 12 p.m., join the John Marshall House for a special Women’s History Month guided focus tour adapted from our popular virtual tour, “Don’t Forget the Ladies: The Women in John Marshall’s Life.” Spaces are limited, so online advanced purchase is recommended. …

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Feb
23

Event

John Marshall and the Trilogy Cases Virtual Program

Feb 23, 2022

7:00 pm — 8:00 pm

Join us in this 60-minute virtual tour as we explore Chief Justice John Marshall’s “Trilogy Cases” relating to Native American sovereignty in the United States and the impact of his decision in these three cases. Admission is free, but donations are always appreciated. …

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Feb
12

Event

“My Dearest Polly”: Special Valentine’s Day Open House

Feb 12, 2022

5:00 pm — 7:00 pm

Join the John Marshall House staff for a very special event delving into the shared romance between John and Polly Marshall during their 48 years of marriage. Explore their 1790 home and encounter multiple vignettes that tell a tale of love from the letters and stories that endure, as well as view special historical objects. …

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Feb
8

Event

To Be Purchased & Possessed: Slavery in the John Marshall House Virtual Tour

Feb 8, 2022

7:00 pm — 8:00 pm

Join John Marshall House Museum Educators in this virtual tour as they examine the lives and labors of those the Great Chief Justice enslaved on his Richmond property from 1790 to 1835, such as Henry, Robin, and Agnes, among others. Admission is free, but donations are appreciated. Image: “Slaves Waiting for Sale” by Eyre Crowe …

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Jan
27

Event

John Marshall at Home Virtual Tour

Jan 27, 2022

7:00 pm — 8:00 pm

Join us for a 60-minute interactive virtual visit to the John Marshall House, with one of our Museum Educators. Our signature tour explores the life of John Marshall in early 19th century Richmond as a husband, father, lawyer, enslaver, quoits and Madeira enthusiast, and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. This program is free, with …

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Jan
12

Event

The Legal Legacies of John Marshall Virtual Program

Jan 12, 2022

7:00 pm — 8:00 pm

Join John Marshall House Educators in a 50-minute virtual program exploring the landmark cases the Chief Justice heard during his 34-years on the Supreme Court that helped elevate the power of the federal judiciary. This virtual program is free, though a suggested donation of $10 is appreciated. …

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Dec
21

Event

John Marshall at Home Virtual Tour

Dec 21, 2021

7:00 pm — 8:00 pm

Join us for a 60-minute interactive virtual visit to the John Marshall House, with one of our Museum Educators. Our signature tour explores the life of John Marshall in early 19th century Richmond as a husband, father, lawyer, enslaver, quoits and Madeira enthusiast, and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. Free; Suggested donation of $10 …

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Dec
12

Event

Winter Wander: Downtown Richmond Museum Open House

Dec 12, 2021

12:00 pm — 4:00 pm

Join Richmond’s downtown museums for a holiday open house on Sunday, December 12, 2021 from 12pm-5pm. Each of the historic sites/museums will offer a variety of holiday history tours, refreshments, crafts, activities, and more! Go to each location and collect an historic holiday recipe card to take home. Most participating sites are offering free admission …

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Feb
19

Event

Haunts of Richmond Ghost Tours: Ghosts of John Marshall House & The Spirits of Court End

Feb 19, 2022

7:00 pm — 9:00 pm

Explore the haunted history of the John Marshall House and Richmond’s historic Court End with the John Marshall House and Haunts of Richmond. About Join the John Marshall House and Haunts of Richmond as we guide you through the fascinating haunts of Court End. Hear tales of the mysterious, tragic and spine-chilling things that have …

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