Upcoming Events

Nov
3

Olde City Eats: Richmond’s History Urban Foodways Webinar

Nov 3, 2021

12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

Join Preservation Virginia’s John Marshall House and community members in our webinar, “Olde City Eats: Richmond’s Historic Foodways” on November 3, 2021 at 12pm. In this 60-minute program, panelists will explore the history of urban shopping, cuisine, and slavery in early 19th Century Richmond, and how we remember that legacy today. Panelist information is forthcoming!  …

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Nov
6

Patrick Henry: Champion of Religious Freedom Focus Tour

Nov 6, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Nov 13, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Nov 20, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Nov 27, 2021

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Patrick Henry is known as a defender of liberty, but he was also a champion for religious freedom who battled in courtrooms and the halls of government for the legal right of members of all faiths to “worship according to their consciences.” On this focus tour, explore the interior of the manor house while learning …

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Nov
6

Home Brewing Day at Bacon’s Castle

Nov 6, 2021

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465 Bacons Castle Trail
Surry, VA 23883

Home brewing has been part of life for centuries. Join us as we consider the role of brewing in the past and how the process is being continued today.         Representatives from Smithfield HAMS Brew Club on site with demos and information         Today’s Brewer Beer Making Demo   …

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Nov
17

Marshall and Madeira

Nov 17, 2021

6:00 pm — 8:00 pm

Join us in celebrating Chief Justice John Marshall’s favorite beverage: madeira wine! Madeira is a fortified wine produced on the island of Madeira off the coast of Portugal and was very popular in Early Republic Virginia because it could withstand the hot climate. We invite you to join us on November 17th from 6-8pm for …

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