Upcoming Events


2020 Legislative Reception

Feb 5, 2020

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Hilton Richmond Downtown
501 E Broad St
Richmond, VA 23219

You can ensure that legislators know Virginians care about historic places. Preservation Virginia will host the 2020 Legislative Reception at Hilton Richmond Downtown to make the case for programs like historic tax credits. Each year, we gather in Richmond with leaders from the General Assembly and the Administration to highlight the benefits of historic preservation. …

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Romance at the Castle

Feb 15, 2020

2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

465 Bacons Castle Trail, Surry, VA 23883

Bring your loved one to Bacon’s Castle just off route 10 in Surry County, Virginia. Take a relaxing country drive with your Valentine or friends to Preservation Virginia’s restored and historic Bacon’s Castle.  Come inside and dine on local wine and food as historic interpreters walk you through one of Virginia’s oldest houses. Hampton Roads …

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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. What …

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Preserving African American Historic Places Mini-Conference

Mar 6, 2020

9:00 am – 3:30 pm

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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