Upcoming Events

Jun
24

Connecting Historic Preservation and Natural Resource Conservation: National Heritage Areas and the Great Dismal Swamp

Jun 24, 2021

12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

Join Preservation Virginia and the Virginia Department of Historic Resources for a webinar to discuss connecting historic preservation and natural resource conservation. Jen Hurst-Wender, Director of Museum Operations and Education, will be speaking about Preservation Virginia’s sites, and the value of connecting open spaces more fully to historic places. The webinar will also discuss the …

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Jun
5

Tail Wagging Tours at Scotchtown

Jun 5, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Jun 12, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Jun 19, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Jun 26, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Scotchtown
16120 Chiswell Ln
Beaverdam, VA 23015

Scotchtown is excited to partner with the Hanover Humane Society for “Tail Wagging Tours” every Saturday at 10 a.m. in June! Bring your well-behaved and leashed pet for a special outdoor tour of Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown. Pets must be up to date on all shots and owners are responsible for cleaning up after them. Sign …

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Jun
29

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

Jun 29, 2021

7:00 pm — 8:00 pm

This online program explores the presence, lives and labors of the individuals John Marshall enslaved in his Richmond home between 1790 and 1835. By reinterpreting the historic collections objects on display in the John Marshall House, we hope to help return agency to the individuals Marshall enslaved, such as Henry, Robin Spurlock, Agnes and many …

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