Family Programs

Discovery Days are three-hour family programs designed for children ages 3-10 and their parents. All programs run from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and include a story, interactive tour of our living history site, and a make-and-take craft!  Themes for each day will be updated as they are developed.

Registration is required; see below for the registration link.

Cost

  • $12 per child, $8 per adult

Henricus Members

  • $9 per child, $5 per adult

Upcoming Dates

  • *New date and time* December 19, 12-3pm - Winter in the 17th Century 
    Brrr…it's wintertime in Virginia! How did the English colonists and Powhatan Indians of 400 years ago stay warm? What activities did they do during the coldest, darkest months of the year? How were winter holiday traditions in the 17th century similar or different than our own? Beat the winter blues with a day of exploration and hands-on family fun at Henricus! Space is limited to allow for social distancing. Register here: https://bit.ly/3kFqHHA
Kids with Goat

 

Candle Making at Plantation Candle Making with Interpreter at Plantation Kids with Goat at Plantation Soldier House Kids Helping Construct English Man with Girls Powhatan Town Kids and Garden Powhatan  Town Kids Scraping Canoe Powhatan Town Kids Scraping Canoe Closeup Powhatan Town Kids Clay Pots Powhatan Town Dance Circle with kids Powhatan Town Kids Dancing Powhatan Town Kids Preparing Food Powhatan Town Kids Cooking Powhatan Town Kids Hide Scraping Plantation Tobacco Farming Kids

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