Historic Sites: Patrick Henry's Scotchtown

Mar
27

Event

“Give Me Liberty” Outdoor Event

Mar 27, 2021

10:00 am — 4:00 pm

Scotchtown was Patrick Henry’s home when he rode to Richmond to give his “Liberty or Death” speech on March 23rd, 1775. This weekend’s events include thematic tours, costumed interpreters, costumed …

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Feb
3

Event

Scotchtown Revealed

Feb 3, 2021

12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

CLICK HERE FOR SCOTCHTOWN REVEALED TICKETS Preservation Virginia’s Museum Operations team reveals Scotchtown through the layers of preservation and historical records used to interpret the site. Join us as we …

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Dec
5

Event

Holiday Cheer at Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown

Dec 5, 2020

10:00 am — 5:00 pm

Scotchtown
16120 Chiswell Lane
Beaverdam, VA 23015

Time to get into the holiday spirit at Scotchtown! Join us for holiday themed crafts, tours and much more! Story time with Father Christmas at the top of every hour …

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Oct
17

Event

Spirits of Scotchtown Lantern Tour

Oct 17, 2020

6:00 pm — 9:00 pm

Scotchtown
16120 Chiswell Ln
Beaverdam, VA 23015

Does the ghost of John Chiswell, infamous son of the original builder of Scotchtown, still roam these grounds?  Help us find out as we search outdoors by lantern light for …

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Aug
22

Event

Scotchtown CPRI Reveal

Aug 22, 2020

7:00 pm — 7:45 pm

8:00 pm — 8:45 pm

9:00 pm — 9:45 pm

Scotchtown
16120 Chiswell Lane
Beaverdam, VA 23015

On Saturday, August 22nd The Center for Paranormal Research and Investigation (CPRI) will present The Scotchtown Reveal for you to judge for yourselves if Scotchtown is haunted.  CPRI- a TAPS …

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Jun
2

A Statement on the Death of George Floyd and the Impact of History

The national and global responses and outrage to the terrible and tragic events of George Floyd’s killing illuminate the long and violent American history of racism and injustice that began …

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May
7

Event

Treasures of Preservation Virginia

"Treasures of Preservation Virginia"

May 7, 2020

2:00 pm — 3:00 pm

Direct to your computer, tablet or smart phone!

Our next webinar is scheduled for Thursday, May 7 at 2 p.m.! Treasures of Preservation Virginia Join curator of collections Lea Lane as she discusses some of the most intriguing …

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Mar
23

Event

CANCELED: Time Travelers Weekend: Free Admission

Mar 23, 2019

10:00 am — 5:00 pm

Mar 24, 2019

12:00 pm — 5:00 pm

TIME TRAVELER’S ANNOUNCEMENT: “Out of an abundance of caution and a desire to reduce the potential spread of the COVID-19 virus, we have decided as collaborating organizations to cancel the …

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