Upcoming Events

Sep
25

Hearth Cooking Demonstrations at Scotchtown

Sep 25, 2021

10:00 am — 4:00 pm

Come to Scotchtown today and see what is cooking as we feature hearth cooking demonstrations in the detached kitchen. Learn about the Henry Family’s enslaved cook Dinah and visit our kitchen garden to see what herbs and vegetables she may have used. Regular ticketing applies. All COVID-19 protocols will be followed including wearing face masks …

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Sep
25

Archaeology Day at Bacon’s Castle

Sep 25, 2021

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465 Bacons Castle Trail
Surry, VA 23883

Join us as we focus on the process of archaeology and what artifacts can tell us about our history. We will have: Artifact Displays Sorting and Washing Demonstration Paleontology Exhibit Archaeologists and students available for questions General Admission includes all activities This event is available with general admission tickets, or free for members. An optional …

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Sep
25

Freedom Constellations

Sep 25, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Oct 9, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Oct 28, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Nov 6, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Nov 20, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Freedom Constellations is a one of kind interactive public art project that imagines a world where all youth have what they need to thrive and stay free. Seen from miles away, the project includes 160 ft tall portraits of Richmond youth leaders on the sides of City Hall (the largest interactive installation on a municipal …

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Sep
28

John Marshall at Home Virtual Tour

Sep 28, 2021

7:00 pm — 8:00 pm

Join us for our 60-minute signature virtual tour, “John Marshall at Home.” This tour explores the life of John Marshall in early 19th century Richmond as a husband, father, lawyer, enslaver, quoits and Madeira enthusiast, and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. Tickets: Free/Suggested Donation of $10 …

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