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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Entertainments at the Play House
See the theatrical entertainments of The Jug Broke Theatre Co. Enjoyment for all! Check the marquee by the stage for daily performances.
Illumination of the Capitol
Enjoy a traditional 18th-century seasonal celebration featuring the illumination of the Capitol and its surrounding buildings with candles and cressets.
Open to the Public
Visit a Nation Builder- George Wythe
Step into the past with George Wythe, teacher, lawyer, judge, and revolutionary.