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History, Tours & Lectures

History, Tours & Lectures

Chesterfield’s Picture Postcard Past Exhibit

March 4, 2017 - August 31, 2017
from 10:00am - 3:00pm

Chesterfield’s Picture Postcard Past will display vintage postcards and provide a look back at 20th century Chesterfield.

Prince George County Farmers Market

May 6, 2017 - October 28, 2017
from 8:00am - 12:00pm

Third Thursday’s Open Air Marketplace in Hopewell

May 18, 2017 - October 26, 2017
Thursday from 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Fresh produce, music, family entertainment, beer & food trucks.

Bugle Calls in the Civil War

June 24, 2017
9:00am - June 24, 2017 4:00pm

Trades of Antiquity at Henricus Historical Park

June 24, 2017
10:00am - June 24, 2017 5:00pm

Family Farm Day at Richlands Dairy Farm

June 24, 2017
10:00am - June 24, 2017 4:00pm

The History of Jail and Prison Life

June 24, 2017
11:00am - June 24, 2017 12:30pm

Peter Francisco:  Hercules of the Revolution at Hopewell Lunch & Lecture

June 28, 2017
12:00pm - June 28, 2017 1:00pm

See Jacob Lief’s costumed portrayal of Peter Francisco and this compelling story.

Re-enactor to Host House Tour at Berkeley Plantation

July 3, 2017
9:30am - July 3, 2017 4:30pm

Re-enactor Mike Cecere, portraying Col. Benjamin Harrison V, invites you to join him at Berkeley Plantation as he and several prominent guests discuss American independence and the pressing issues of July 1777.

Independence Day at Pamplin Historical Park

July 4, 2017

See an artillery firing, color guard, and bugling demonstration. Join us for living history programs and demonstrations by costumed interpreters.

The History of Fort Powhatan at Hopewell Lunch & Lecture

July 5, 2017
12:00pm - July 5, 2017 1:00pm

George Fickett will share the story of Fort Powhatan.

Thomas Jefferson:  The Pen of the Revolution Lecture in Hopewell

July 12, 2017
12:00pm - July 12, 2017 1:00pm

Marc Holma portrays Thomas Jefferson and reviews his writings during the Revolution.

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