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Aug
24
Thu
Henricus Discovery Days Program Series: Children of the Colony
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join us to learn about what life would be like for the youngest English colonists. Activities will include a story, short tour of our English colony, and a make-and-take craft. Stay as little or as long as you like! All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration required by August 18 by calling (804) 318-8797.

Cost $10 per child; $7 for each accompanying adult

Henricus Patrons $8 per child;  accompanying adult free

Sep
7
Thu
Home School Day – Who’s in Charge Here? Government in the Colonies
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Experience a home school education program designed to help meet curriculum goals in a fun, interactive environment at a living history museum. Students will work with our re-created colonial Citie as the colonists set up their militia, economy and way of life.  Students will also learn how the native inhabitants, the Powhatan Indians, organized their successful and widespread society. Students will be divided by age level to work on age-appropriate activities and curriculum. Ages 4-14.

Registration is required by September 4th by calling 804-318-8797.

Admission: $14 student, $8 for accompanying adult

Henricus Patrons $12 for student, Free for accompanying adult

Sep
14
Thu
Naturalization Ceremony
Sep 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Join us on the Henricus bluff overlooking the James River as we honor and welcome our newest American citizens.

Sep
23
Sat
Publick Days & Godspeed from Jamestown Settlement
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

One of our most popular events that takes place on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Join us for our signature annual celebration of the 1611 founding of the Citie of Henricus. Watch 400 years of history come to life with living history re-enactments, military drills and musket firings, craftsmen and blacksmiths, 17th-century medicinal demonstrations, Virginia Indian activities, historical children’s games and crafts, storytelling and more.

The 400th anniversary of the death of Pocahontas and Rev. Alexander Whitaker will be commemorated. Tour 17th-century ship replica, Godspeed from Jamestown Settlement. Our largest and most popular annual event.

Cost: FREE admission and parking

Sponsored by:

     

Sep
24
Sun
Publick Days & Godspeed from Jamestown Settlement
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

One of our most popular events that takes place on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Join us for our signature annual celebration of the 1611 founding of the Citie of Henricus. Watch 400 years of history come to life with living history re-enactments, military drills and musket firings, craftsmen and blacksmiths, 17th-century medicinal demonstrations, Virginia Indian activities, historical children’s games and crafts, storytelling and more.

The 400th anniversary of the death of Pocahontas and Rev. Alexander Whitaker will be commemorated. Tour 17th-century ship replica, Godspeed from Jamestown Settlement. Our largest and most popular annual event.

Cost: FREE admission and parking

Sponsored by:

     

Sep
25
Mon
Godspeed Days – School & Adult Group Tours of Henricus & The Godspeed
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Participate in a specialized guided tour with many Indian and English Interpreters at the re-created Citie of Henricus and the Powhatan community of Arrohateck. Then board Jamestown’s colonial-era sailing ship, Godspeed. Hands-on activities included. This special opportunity is available only for two days every other year! Bookings fill quickly. All school (public, private, home) and adult groups (adult groups have afternoon hours) are welcome on these special days.
The tour day runs for 2.5 hours; bookings begin at 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Pre-registration is REQUIRED. No walk-in attendance allowed during the morning hours. Individual walk in attendance welcome from 1 – 2 p.m.

School Group Cost: $14 per student; 1:10 teacher chaperones free. Additional adults: $10 each
Adult Group Cost: $14 per adult

Sep
26
Tue
Godspeed Days – School & Adult Group Tours of Henricus & The Godspeed
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Participate in a specialized guided tour with many Indian and English Interpreters at the re-created Citie of Henricus and the Powhatan community of Arrohateck. Then board Jamestown’s colonial-era sailing ship, Godspeed. Hands-on activities included. This special opportunity is available only for two days every other year! Bookings fill quickly. All school (public, private, home) and adult groups (adult groups have afternoon hours) are welcome on these special days.
The tour day runs for 2.5 hours; bookings begin at 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Pre-registration is REQUIRED. No walk-in attendance allowed during the morning hours. Individual walk in attendance welcome from 1 – 2 p.m.

School Group Cost: $14 per student; 1:10 teacher chaperones free. Additional adults: $10 each
Adult Group Cost: $14 per adult

Oct
5
Thu
Henricus Adult Group Program Open House 
Oct 5 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

See what we have to offer to your club, church croup, college class or organization. Enjoy our group tours and demonstrations from our new Adult Programs. Light refreshments available.

***Please Note: these tours and programs will preview our Adult Programs***

Registration recommended by calling 804-318-8797.

Cost: FREE. Donations to our Title I Scholarship fund are greatly appreciated. We have made donating online easy, just click here.

Oct
7
Sat
School of the Musketeer at Henricus
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – Oct 8 @ 4:00 pm

 Experience an entire weekend learning about military and civilian life as the first Colonists in the New World. Instructors and other support personnel provide an interactive environment in 17th-century life and culture; overnight experience included.

Fee is $35 and is all inclusive. Registration required and additional information is available at: www.kingdomoflucerne.com

Oct
27
Fri
Haunted Henricus, Jr. Things That Go Bump in the Afternoon (Ages 3-8)
Oct 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Our Education Department delights with stories, a treats tour and a make-&-take 17th century craft. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Kick off Halloween at Henricus Historical Park!

Registration required by October 26 by calling 804-318-8797.

Admission: $5 per Child; $5 per Adult

Henricus Patrons: $3 per child, Free for Adults