Upcoming Events

Mar
1

Classical Richmond Furniture: Early American History & Craftsmanship in Virginia’s Capital

John Marshall House

Mar 1, 2019

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

John Marshall House
818 E. Marshall St.
Richmond, VA 23219

Visit the John Marshall House March 1 – April 28 to view our latest exhibit, “Classical Richmond Furniture: Early American History & Craftsmanship in Virginia’s Capital,” curated by Michael Phillips, private collector of early American furnishings. Several classical Richmond furnishings from the collections of Phillips and other private collectors and historic homes will be exhibited …

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Mar
19

African American Historic Resources Symposium

African American Historic Resources

Mar 19, 2019

9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Jefferson School African American Heritage Center
233 4th Street Northwest
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Join Preservation Virginia as we bring together the Virginia Rosenwald School Network and other advocacy and history groups for an in-depth look at the state of Virginia’s historic African American resources. Expanding on our annual Rosenwald School Network Meeting, we have partnered with the African American Cultural Resources (AACR) Task Force, Virginia Humanities, and the …

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Mar
20

Richmond Classical Furnishings Salon: A Global Cultural Perspective

Richmond furnishings

Mar 20, 2019

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

John Marshall House
818 E. Marshall St.
Richmond, VA 23219

In the spirit of the intimate salon gatherings of the Enlightenment, guests will have the opportunity to discuss and engage in conversation with Tara Chicirda, Colonial Williamsburg’s curator of furniture, on the finer points of American federal furnishings and their context within the cultural shifts of the early 19th century. The salon will take place March 20 …

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Mar
23

“Sir, We Are Not Weak” – Women of the Patrick Henry Household

Patrick Henry

Mar 23, 2019

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

114 College Ave
Ashland, VA 23005

Celebrate Women’s History Month with Preservation Virginia and the Randolph-Macon College History Department. We are hosting “Sir, We Are Not Weak – Women of the Patrick Henry Household,” a panel discussion on the women in Patrick Henry’s life during his residence at Scotchtown on March 23 in the SunTrust Theater at Randolph-Macon College. March 23 …

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