Upcoming Events

Mar
1

Classical Richmond Furniture: Early American History & Craftsmanship in Virginia’s Capital

John Marshall House

Mar 1, 2019

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

John Marshall House
818 E. Marshall St.
Richmond, VA 23219

Visit the John Marshall House March 1 – June 30 to view our latest exhibit, “Classical Richmond Furniture: Early American History & Craftsmanship in Virginia’s Capital,” curated by Michael Phillips, private collector of early American furnishings. Several classical Richmond furnishings from the collections of Phillips and other private collectors and historic homes will be exhibited …

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Jul
4

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit to Build a Lighthouse

Jul 4, 2019

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Cape Henry Lighthouse
583 Atlantic Avenue
Fort Story, Virginia 23459

A lighthouse at Cape Henry was necessary long before one was actually built. The Chesapeake Bay is the northern most point of the Grave Yard of the Atlantic and dangerous to navigate. During the colonial period, merchants and sailors were fearful to travel the bay during the night or storms. In order for our iconic …

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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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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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