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Home Educator Day at Highland

November 7 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

James Monroe’s Highland will be hosting Home Educator Day on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. In addition to guided tours geared toward home educator families, participants can enjoy additional historic demonstrations and craft activities including:

  • Open hearth cooking
  • War of 1812 militia soldiers
  • James Monroe in the American Revolution program
  • Wool spinning demonstration
  • Performances by Elizabeth Kortright Monroe
  • Cross stitch sampling program
  • Additional historic games and crafts

Guided tour times will be available every 20 minutes beginning at 10:20 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. Stay tuned for a NEW online tour registration tool!

Home Educator Day at Highland is $5.00 for participants and adult chaperones. Accompanying siblings under 6 and Monroe’s Farm Friends are FREE. We invite you to bring a picnic and spend the day at the home of our nation’s 5th president!

Sponsored by the James Monroe Museum, Barnes and Noble of Charlottesville, and Home Educators Association of Virginia.




November 7
11:00 am - 4:00 pm