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Apr 22 - Apr 29

Historic Garden Week

Join the Garden Club of Virginia’s annual tour of historic homes and gardens throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. Visit the Garden Club’s website for more information.

Apr 23
3:00 pm
- 4:00 pm
Shirley Plantation, 501 Shirley Plantation Road
Charles City, VA 23030 United States

Afternoon Tea with Mrs. Carter

Afternoon Tea with Mrs. Lauren Carter on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. on the patio at Shirley Plantation.  Enjoy tea, tea sandwiches and sweets.  Event does not include admission to Great House tour.   Tickets are $35.00

Sep 25
9:30 am
- Oct 25
4:00 pm
Shirley Plantation, 501 Shirley Plantation Road
Charles City, VA 23030 United States

Emancipation and Its Legacies

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The Shirley Plantation Foundation and the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History are partnering to bring a traveling exhibition to Shirley Plantation. This exhibition charts the history of emancipation and the struggle for civil rights from 1850 to 1964, focusing on how, due to the persistence of African Americans, abolitionists, and politicians, the Civil War…