Exploring the Homes of Virginia’s Presidents: James Madison

Exploring the Homes of Virginia’s Presidents: James Madison

Day Trip through History, Part 1 If we asked you which U.S. presidents called Virginia home, would you know the answer? You may already be aware that Mount Vernon in Northern Virginia was home to our first president, George Washington. Monticello, the Charlottesville estate of our third president, Thomas Jefferson, is also a well-known piece […]

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Hey Richmond: Where to Watch July 4th Fireworks in Central Virginia

Hey Richmond: Where to Watch July 4th Fireworks in Central Virginia

Happy birthday, America! As we turn the calendar to July 2018, we join together to celebrate the 242nd birthday of our great country, which became an independent nation in 1776 with the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Since then, much has changed, but our patriotism around this historic holiday remains steadfast. Not only do […]

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