Events

 

Albemarle County Fair

The Albemarle County Fair is scheduled from Thursday, August 3 through Saturday, August 5 on the grounds of Highland. Fair hours will be 4 to 9 pm on Thursday, August 3, and 10am to 9pm on Friday and Saturday, August 4 and 5…

 

 

 


“On the Farm with Mr. Monroe” French and Spanish Immersion Camp: August Session

Highland, the home of President James Monroe, in a partnership with the Speak! Language Center the Alliance Française of Charlottesville, and the International School of Charlottesville, is excited to announce On the Farm with Mr. Monroe! This week-long French and Spanish immersion camp for children ages 4-10 will be held Monday through Friday, August 7-11, from 8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m...

 

 


Tuesday Tunes with Gallatin Canyon

Purchase tickets now for Tuesday Tunes with Gallatin Canyon on August 8, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.! James Monroe’s Highland, in partnership with The Front Porch, will host the 3rd annual Tuesday Tunes, a five-part series of sunset concerts at the home of President James Monroe…

 

 

 


American Girl Tea with Elizabeth Monroe

Join us on Saturday, August 26, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, for the American Girl Tea with Elizabeth Monroe. Bring your American Girl doll and a picnic blanket to enjoy craft activities, American Girl trivia, and tea and refreshments with Elizabeth Monroe

 

 

 


Tuesday Tunes with Bud’s Collective

Purchase tickets now for Tuesday Tunes with Bud’s Collective on September 5, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.! James Monroe’s Highland, in partnership with The Front Porch, will host the 3rd annual Tuesday Tunes, a five-part series of sunset concerts at the home of President James Monroe…

 

 

 


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

SAVE THE DATE! 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.

Stay tuned for more details!