Events

 

Archaeology Open House

Join us on Saturday, October 21, from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m., to celebrate Virginia Archaeology Month! This event will feature on-site informal discussions of current archaeological research at James Monroe’s Highland and brief site tours by the researchers…

 

 

 


Archaeology Front and Center Workshop

Interested in learning more about recent archaeological discoveries at Highland and around Virginia? Join us on Tuesday, October 24 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for the Archaeology Front and Center workshop, sponsored by the Virginia Association of Museums…

 

 

 


Let’s Bee Friends

Would you like to learn more about honey bees and beekeeping? Join us on Sunday, November 5 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. for an afternoon of bee education and fun!..

 

 

 


Home Educator Day at the Home of the Last Founding Father

On Monday, November 6, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., James Monroe’s Highland will host a Home Educator Day. Come enjoy additional activities and demonstrations specially geared for home educator families. We invite you to take a guided tour, bring a picnic and spend the day at the home of our nation’s 5th president!

 

 

 


Veterans Day Commemoration

On Friday, November 10, to honor and thank U.S. veterans, all active duty, former, and retired military personnel will receive free admission to James Monroe’s Highland for Veterans Day…

 

 

 


After Hours at Highland

Are you looking for a special taste of Highland? Join us for an after hours holiday tour and open hearth cooking at the home of President James Monroe. This small-group program will be offered at twilight on four dates in December…