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October 2019

Highland Book Club: October Meeting

October 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cover of Jefferson's Daughters Book

Join us on Wednesday, October 23, from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m., for an evening of lively literary discussion at Highland, the home of President James Monroe. This event is FREE and open to the public. During the October meeting of…

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Halloween at Highland

October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

James Monroe’s Highland, in partnership with the Albemarle County Fair, will host Halloween at Highland, an afternoon of fall fun, on Sunday, October 27, from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. Admission to the event includes hayrides through the Highland pastures, walks…

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November 2019

2019 Home Educator Day at Highland

November 6 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Actress dressed as Elizabeth Monroe

James Monroe's Highland will host Home Educator Day on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Home educator families will enjoy an exclusive walk-through of the presidential guest house and exhibit spaces, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.,…

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Highland Rustic Trails Dog Day

November 10 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dog on hiking trail

On Sunday, November 10, from 9:00 a.m. to dusk, we invite you and your four legged friends out on the Highland Rustic Trails for a day of doggone good fun! The Highland Rustic Trails are free and open to the…

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Veterans Day Commemoration Ceremony

November 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

On Monday, November 11, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., the University of Virginia Army ROTC Cadets, the Buford Middle School band, and featured speaker Chaplain Colonel Joel Jenkins, US Army, Ret., will join us for a ceremony in salute to our…

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Veterans Day Special Programs

November 11 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

On Monday, November 11, to honor and thank U.S. veterans, all active duty, former, and retired United States military personnel will receive free admission to James Monroe's Highland for Veterans Day. As a special treat, visitors can listen to Colonel…

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Highland Book Club: November Meeting

November 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cover of The Cooking Gene book

Join us on Wednesday, November 20, from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m., for an evening of lively literary discussion at Highland, the home of President James Monroe. This event is FREE and open to the public. During the November meeting of…

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December 2019

Historic Tree Walk at Highland

December 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Join us on Friday December 6, from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., for a winter walk with the Charlottesville Area Tree Stewards! Participants will learn more about Highland's trees during this free 90-minute walk at James Monroe’s historic property. Highland’s…

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