Since 1976, St. John’s Church Foundation has presented historical reenactments at the original location of the Second Virginia Convention of March 1775. Professional actors in 1770s attire portray ten delegates, including Patrick Henry, Thomas Jefferson, and George Washington. The delegates engage in the debates and arguments of the Second Virginia Convention, which lead up to Patrick Henry’s immortal “Give me liberty or give me death!” speech.
- 1:00 p.m. Doors open, seating is on a first-come, first-served basis
- 1:30 p.m. Music program
- 2:00 p.m. Reenactment begins
This event is FREE, with a suggested donation of $5.00. Reservations are available for groups of ten or more for fee of $5 per person, up to 100 reserved seats.
Admission Fee: Free; suggested donation of $5
Last Updated: 1/14/2014 9:57 AM