Upcoming Events

Jul
20

Paranormal Lockdown: Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown

Jul 20, 2019

7:00 pm – 7:00 am

Join Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown, Transcend Paranormal, and RVA Paranormal for a once-in-a-lifetime evening of investigating. For the first time ever, go on paranormal lockdown at Scotchtown. Spend the entire evening on the grounds and in the building. Find out for yourself what lurks in the dark, long after the last guests leave for the night… Schedule & Admission Evening …

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Jul
13

Scotchtown Historical Craft Workshops

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! Check out the full schedule …

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Sep
7

Dune Talk: Battle of the Capes

Sep 7, 2019

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Cape Henry Lighthouse
583 Atlantic Avenue
Fort Story, Virginia 23459

The Battle of the Capes was the largest and most decisive naval battle during the Revolutionary War. It happened in the Chesapeake Bay between two capes: Cape Charles and Cape Henry. Visit Cape Henry Lighthouse September 7 to learn about the importance of this battle, what went wrong for the British and how it ultimately …

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Sep
14

Patrick Henry, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights

patrick henry scotchtown bill of rights

Sep 14, 2019

10:00 am – 11:00 am

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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

While James Madison is rightly given the title of “Father of the Constitution,” did you know he never intended to write a Bill of Rights? As we celebrate the anniversary of the ratification of the U.S. Constitution, learn about Patrick Henry’s pivotal role in convincing Madison that recognition of the natural rights of individual citizens …

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