Discover the important roles horses played in colonial Virginia and in the Royal Governor of Virginia’s household. Meet our coachmen and grooms at the stables as they care for our horses, including our Cleveland Bays, which are part of our Rare Breeds Program. Learn about this breed that is now rarer than the Red Panda, and why it was popular in the 18th-century. Plus, you’ll hear how are horses are cared for today.
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My Dear Madam
Martha Washington is asked for advice by Abigail Adams and reflects on her own life in the public eye and how her unlikely friendship with her successor, Mrs. Adams, has shaped their shared role as a President’s lady.
Art Museums Admission
The Ballads of the Waterman Family
The Jug Broke Theatre Co.’s Waterman Family members discuss and play songs from their favorite ballad operas from the 18th-century repertoire.
Grand March and Review
Join the Colonial Williamsburg Fifes and Drums, and other fife and drum units from across the nation, for a stirring display of military music!
Open to the Public