Agecroft Hall: Discover 17th Century England in Richmond
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Time Travelers: A Free Weekend of Richmond History
 

The Richmond Region's most renowned historic sites will offer visitors a “Passport” to time-travel during a special admission-free weekend, September 23-24, 2017. Tourists and locals alike are invited to discover the area's treasures, spanning 400 years of fascinating history and including the homes of John Marshall, Jefferson Davis, John Wickham, James Dooley and other important Virginians. Participating organizations include Agecroft Hall & Gardens, Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia, National Park Service, Preservation Virginia, Maymont, Henrico County Parks & Recreation, American Civil War Museum, Edgar Allan Poe Museum, St. John's Church, The Valentine and Wilton House Museum.

Agecroft Hall & Gardens will be open 10:00 am-4:00 pm on Saturday, September 23rd and 12:30-5:00 pm on Sunday, September 24th 

Show your Time Travelers Passport (or pick one up at the front desk) for a complimentary 25-minute tour. Tours will be offered on the hour and on the 1/2 hour from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Call the Manager of Tour Services at 804-353-4241 extension 119 to reserve your preferred tour time in advance.

We will also honor any visitor with a valid Smithsonian Museum membership card for Smithsonian Museum Day Live on September 23rd. 

After the tour, visit our Tudor Kitchen to learn about 17th century food and recipes. Explore our manicured gardens, Learn more about Agecroft Hall's past in our Sunroom Exhibit, and don't forget to shop for unique items in our museum store.

Full length fee-based tours are also offered. $5-8. On Saturday, tour times are 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00. On Sunday, tour times are 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00 pm. Call the Manager of Tour Services at 804-353-4241 extension 119 to purchase tickets for your preferred tour time in advance.