Upcoming Events

Feb
29

John Marshall, the Supreme Court and the Trail of Tears

Feb 29, 2020

10:00 am — 3:00 pm

Virginia Museum of History and Culture
428 N. Arthur Ashe Blvd
Richmond, VA 23220

Preservation Virginia is partnering with the University of Oklahoma Center for the Study of American Indian Law and Policy and the Virginia Museum of History & Culture to host John Marshall, the Supreme Court and the Trail of Tears February 29, 2020. The symposium will feature five speakers discussing the impacts and legacy of the Marshall Trilogy cases. …

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Mar
6

Preserving African American Historic Places Mini-Conference

Mar 6, 2020

The Lyceum
201 S Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Join us at the Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum for a one-day conference to provide networking opportunities and tools to help build capacity and strengthen organizations preserving African American historic sites in Virginia. Building on the success of past programs focused on advocating for African American historic resources, including schools (Rosenwald-funded and otherwise) and …

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Mar
28

Joint Paranormal Investigation with Hanover Tavern & Transcend Paranormal

Mar 28, 2020

What lurks in the shadows of Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown and Hanover Tavern after dark? It’s time for you to find out for yourself. Join Transcend Paranormal Investigators as they delve into the paranormal at two beautiful historic locations. They are pairing up with Preservation Virginia, Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown, and the Hanover Tavern to investigate Scotchtown …

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Mar
6

Women in Patrick Henry’s Life Speciality Tour

Mar 6, 2020

11:00 am

16120 Chiswell Ln, Beaverdam, VA 23015

“Women in Patrick Henry’s Life” specialty tour will highlight the strong contributions of women in the life of Patrick Henry. This tour will include his mother, a strong woman who heavily influenced his views on liberty and strongly encouraged the development of his natural talents. Other women presented include his two wives, oldest daughter, sisters …

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