Family in Garden

Discovery Day: How Does Your Garden Grow? – Postponed!

This program has been postponed due to weather. Please check back for a future program date.


It’s almost growing season at Henricus Historical Park! Join our family-friendly program to discover how the Powhatan Indians and English colonists relied on domesticated and wild plants to survive and flourish in Virginia. Activities include a make-and-take bean plant to grow, a plant-themed scavenger hunt, and hands-on planting and processing of historic period crops. This program occurs both indoors and outside in our recreated historic site. Please dress appropriately for the weather and for hands on activities.

All children must be accompanied by an adult!

Date: Saturday, March 23

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Cost: $12/child, $8/accompanying adult. Henricus Members: $9/child, $5/accompanying adult.

Ages:  5-10 (Note: All children must be accompanied by an adult)


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