Washington Heritage Museums



Holiday Open House

Location: Rising Sun Tavern

December 3rd, 2021 | 12:00 - 7:00 PM

Join us as we offer free admission to the Rising Sun Tavern as our holiday gift to the community! The Tavern will be decorated for the holidays, and we look forward to sharing its beauty with you.

Holiday Open House

Location: Mary Washington House

December 5th, 2021 | 12:00-7:00 PM

Join us as we offer free admission to an abbreviated tour of the museum from 12-7 pm. The museum store will be open with special discounts all day long! Special thanks to the Town and Country Garden Club for the exterior holiday decorations. 

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Mercer Birthday Open House

Location: Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop

January 16, 2022 | 12:00-4:00 PM


Due to the rise in local COVID cases, the Hugh Mercer Birthday Celebration is canceled for 2022. The museum remains open for guided tours by admission fee.



Following our brief yearly membership meeting,

a lecture on:

Building Materials as a Primary Source: Investigating the Rising Sun Tavern

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 10:00 a.m

Meet at Central Rappahannock Regional Library TheaterWashington Heritage Museums Annual Meeting. Michael Spencer, Associate Professor, Historic Preservation Department at UMW, WHM Board Chair. 



Sponsored by

Lewis Insurance Associates

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