Harvest Time of 1864

Living History volunteers in costume at Booker T Washington National Monument
Booker T. Washington National Monument
12130 Booker T. Washington Highway
Hardy, VA 24101
Region Blue Ridge Highlands
Locality Franklin County
Saturday, September 20, 2014 (10:00 AM-4:00 PM)
Phone: (540) 721-2094
Website www.nps.gov/bowa
Franklin County Tourism www.visitfranklincountyva.gov

Harvest Time at the Booker T. Washington National Monument is a fun and educational event for visitors of all ages that portrays life on a mid-19th century tobacco plantation during the early fall harvest. Come explore the park’s structures, gardens and grounds while experiencing the culture of subsistence and cash crop farming prevalent during Booker T. Washington's childhood in slavery on the Burroughs Plantation. Take part in living history interpretive programs, craft demonstrations, horse-drawn wagon rides, music and children’s activities. Visitors of all ages are invited and admission is free.

Admission Fee: FREE

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