Upcoming Events

Sep
30

Intended to Endure: Marshall and the Court

Sep 30, 2020

12:00 pm — 1:30 pm

The John Marshall House and DACOR Bacon House invite you to join in a digital lunch time program, Intended to Endure: Marshall and the Court. Join us for an intriguing program combining virtual visits to two Federal period historic homes where Chief Justice of the United States John Marshall left a legacy. DACOR and Preservation …

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Oct
15

Recording and Preserving African American Cemeteries Mini-Conference

Oct 15, 2020

10:00 am — 11:30 am

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event will be offered as an online panel discussion. Join Preservation Virginia and the Virginia Department of Historic Resources for an upcoming webinar about preserving African American cemeteries, with a spotlight on Loudoun County. Pastor Michelle Thomas will be discussing her work preserving the African American Burial Ground for …

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Oct
17

Hauntings in the Garden

Oct 17, 2020

6:00 pm — 11:00 pm

Oct 24, 2020

6:00 pm — 11:00 pm

Bacon's Castle
465 Bacons Castle Trail
Surry, VA 23883

We invite you to join us for Hauntings in the Garden, our new outdoor Fall Event! Stroll the decorated grounds and partake of warm cider at the campfire. Wander the garden to find what lurks in the darkness. Follow an interpreter around outside as they entertain you with ghost stories from the past. Visit the …

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Oct
17

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 people who may just know.  Ghost hunters of Transcend Paranormal will end your evening sharing stories of some of their findings on their many explorations …

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