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Washington Heritage Museums Calendar

Join us for our upcoming events and programs!



Event cancellations and updates will be announced via our Facebook page.

Washington Heritage Museums

Twilight History

Monday, July 22 – Thursday, July 25 at 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Give your young historian the gift of authentic games & activities this summer! Washington Heritage Museums is pleased to host another week of Twilight History programs designed to give students the perfect hands-on experience with local history. Programs will be held at a different historic site each night, including the Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop, the Rising Sun Tavern, the Mary Washington House, and the Mary Washington Monument. This a great chance for parents to relax and enjoy downtown Fredericksburg! Participants must be aged 8 to 12 years. Youth aged 15 and older may be interested in volunteering as a Camp Apprentice: Sign Up Now!

$115 registration, $95 for WHM members

Bourbon and Boxwood Washington Heritage Museums

Music by Jon Tyler Wiley & His Virginia Choir

Food by Dori Farrell Catering

Bourbon and Boxwood

Saturday, September 28 from 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Join us at the Mary Washington House under the stars for our signature fundraising event. Enjoy a great evening in and around the gardens with live music, wonderful people, bourbon tastings, delicious food and libations, and an exciting silent auction all while we raise funds for the maintenance, preservation, and educational programs of all five WHM properties. This event sells out each year and is one you don’t want to miss.


Check back soon for announcements on sponsorship, ticket sales, and the silent auction!

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