Virginia's Presidents for Kids

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    Introduce the kids to the presidents of Virginia in a fun, hands-on way.

Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center
Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center

Fredericksburg - George Washington's Ferry Farm - George Washington was 6 years old in 1738 when his family moved to this farm on the Rappahannock ...

Montpelier Station - James Madison's Montpelier - Home of James and Dolley Madison, Father of the Constitution and America's first First Lady. One of ...

Fredericksburg - James Monroe Museum - The historic museum building houses a collection of over 1,600 items, including decorative arts, ...

Charlottesville - Monticello -- Home of Thomas Jefferson - No other home in the United States more accurately reflects the personality of its owner than ...

Mount Vernon - Mount Vernon, George Washington's Estate and Gardens - The riverside estate of George Washington includes the Ford Orientation Center and Donald W. ...

Forest - Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest - Poplar Forest A visit to Poplar Forest offers a unique opportunity to observe a “live” ...

Staunton - Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library and Museum - Enjoy an engaging tour of President Wilson’s birthplace, a beautiful pre-Civil War manse. ...

Mount Vernon - Jun. 20 - 21 - Father's Day Weekend at Mount Vernon - Mount Vernon invites visitors to spend Father's Day with the Father of Our Country! "General ...

Forest - Jun. 21 - Father's Day at Poplar Forest - Give dad something that’s out of the ordinary this Father’s Day—a tour of Thomas ...

Charlottesville - Jun. 27 - Thomas Jefferson's Pet Trees - Monticello's Curator of Gardens Eleanor Gould will lead this two-hour walk through the Monticello ...

Fredericksburg - Jun. 28 - Elizabeth Monroe's Birthday Celebration - We will celebrate the birthday of the beautiful Elizabeth Monroe with an elegant afternoon tea and ...

Fredericksburg - Jul. 4 - The Fourth of July at Ferry Farm - Celebrate Independence Day at George Washington's Boyhood Home at Ferry Farm! Enjoy Colonial and ...

Fredericksburg - Jul. 6, 7 - Major Monroe's History Camp - Two-day, hands-on history camp for boys and girls ages 7-12. Games, crafts, demonstrations and ...

Montpelier Station - Jul. 12, Oct. 18 - James Madison's Montpelier Big Woods Walk - Hike through the National Landmark Forest—a rare hardwood climax forest composed of towering ...

Charlottesville - Dec. 5 - Monticello Holiday Classic 5k and Deck the Halls Kid Dash - Join in the festivity and fun during the 5th Annual Monticello Holiday Classic 5K and Deck the ...

Charlottesville - Dec. 5 - 13 - My Monticello Gingerbread House Family Workshop - Embrace your inner architect during Monticello's Gingerbread House Family Workshop. Inspired by ...

Find more great ways to educate your kids with hands-on, fun experiences when you check out Cool Places for Kids!

Last Updated: 4/1/2015 5:12 PM
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