Upcoming Events

Apr
20

Earth Day Celebration

Earth Day

Apr 20, 2019

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Cape Henry Lighthouse
583 Atlantic Avenue
Fort Story, Virginia 23459

You can join the global Earth Day movement early by visiting Cape Henry Lighthouse April 20 to learn how to make a positive impact on your environment and the planet every day. Earth Day is April 22 and this year’s theme is “Protect Our Species.” At the lighthouse you can learn about ocean life in …

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Apr
5

Digging Scotchtown

Apr 5, 2019

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Apr 6, 2019

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Apr 12, 2019

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Apr 13, 2019

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Apr 19, 2019

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Apr 20, 2019

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Apr 26, 2019

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Apr 27, 2019

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown
16120 Chiswell Lane,
Beaverdam, Virginia 23015

Come out and visit Randolph-Macon College archaeology students who are conducting their spring “dig” at Scotchtown! The students will be on-site starting April 12 on Fridays from noon – 4 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Cost: $5 grounds fee Learn about their 2018 archaeological dig! …

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Apr
26

First Landing Day at Cape Henry Lighthouse

First Landing Day

Apr 26, 2019

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Cape Henry Lighthouse
583 Atlantic Avenue
Fort Story, Virginia 23459

Visit Cape Henry Lighthouse April 26 for First Landing Day. Our historic interpreters will be hosting walking tours and dune talks focused on the 1607 arrival of English settlers to Cape Henry. Be sure to also stop by the Cape Henry Memorial, a part of the Colonial National Historical Park, to speak with a National …

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Apr
27

Scotchtown Historical Craft Workshops

Apr 27, 2019

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Jun 22, 2019

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Jul 13, 2019

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Aug 17, 2019

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Sep 28, 2019

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Nov 2, 2019

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Patrick Henry's Scotchtown
16120 Chiswell Ln,
Beaverdam, VA 23015

Spend some time at Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown learning a historical craft. This year, we will offer a series of six workshops for adults that will vary from hearth cooking to textiles, paper and more. Come and try your hand at a craft and take home your finished masterpiece or new skill! Purchase a pass to attend …

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