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Thoroughgood House Focus Tours: American Revolution (FREE)   View Event

  • Thursday, July 1, 2021 at 5:30pm - 8:00pm
  • Calendar:   Thoroughgood House
  • Location:  Thoroughgood House1636 Parish Rd. Virginia Beach, VA 23455
  • Description:  Celebrate Independence Day weekend at the Thoroughgood House! Virginia was a hotbed of activity during the American Revolution, and Virginia Beach was right on the forefront! For this specialized tour, step back in time to Princess Anne County during the American Revolution. Who was on which side? From Loyalist skirmishes and local patriot heroes, learn about what the Revolution potentially looked like to the Thoroughgood family, their enslaved workers, and other local figures. Tours run every 30 minutes from 5:30pm-8pm July 1. All tours are FREE with no advanced registration requirement. CLICK HERE FOR EVENT FACEBOOK LINK

Free. Fun. Saturday! (At the Thoroughgood House)   View Event

  • Saturday, July 10, 2021 at 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Thoroughgood House
  • Location:  Thoroughgood House1636 Parish Rd. Virginia Beach, VA 23455
  • Description:  We’re excited to announce the re-launch of Free Fun Saturdays! 🌸🎉In addition to regular Thoroughgood House tours, guests can enjoy other activities in and around the Thoroughgood House Education Center, including a weekly themed craft for kids and colonial toys and games outside, in addition to walking through the gardens and exhibit hall.All tours and activities are FREE. No advanced registration required! CLICK HERE FOR FACEBOOK EVENT LISTING

Thoroughgood House Focus Tours: First Peoples of Virginia   View Event

  • Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 5:30pm - 8:00pm
  • Calendar:   Thoroughgood House
  • Location:  Thoroughgood House1636 Parish Rd. Virginia Beach, VA 23455
  • Description:  Step back in time to before the Thorowgood family lived in Virginia Beach! Prior to English contact at Jamestown in 1607, the Woodland Indians thrived in what is now modern-day Virginia. Come out and learn about the Virginian Indians, including their environment, customs and history. Tours are FREE. No advanced registration requirement. Tours run every 30 minutes from 5:30pm-8pm on July 15. Image: Map of the coast of Virginia in 1585. Engraving by Theodor de Bry after watercolor by John White. Map shows the Chesapeake villages of Apasus, Chesepiuc, and Skicoac. Courtesy of the Library of Congress. CLICK HERE FOR EVENT FACEBOOK LINK

Free. Fun. Saturday! (At the Thoroughgood House)   View Event

  • Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Thoroughgood House
  • Location:  Thoroughgood House1636 Parish Rd. Virginia Beach, VA 23455
  • Description:  We’re excited to announce the re-launch of Free Fun Saturdays! 🌸🎉In addition to regular Thoroughgood House tours, guests can enjoy other activities in and around the Thoroughgood House Education Center, including a weekly themed craft for kids and colonial toys and games outside, in addition to walking through the gardens and exhibit hall.All tours and activities are FREE. No advanced registration required! CLICK HERE FOR FACEBOOK EVENT LISTING

Free. Fun. Saturday! (At the Thoroughgood House)   View Event

  • Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Thoroughgood House
  • Location:  Thoroughgood House1636 Parish Rd. Virginia Beach, VA 23455
  • Description:  We’re excited to announce the re-launch of Free Fun Saturdays! 🌸🎉In addition to regular Thoroughgood House tours, guests can enjoy other activities in and around the Thoroughgood House Education Center, including a weekly themed craft for kids and colonial toys and games outside, in addition to walking through the gardens and exhibit hall.All tours and activities are FREE. No advanced registration required! CLICK HERE FOR FACEBOOK EVENT LISTING

Thoroughgood House Focus Tours: History of Ice Cream!   View Event

  • Thursday, July 29, 2021 at 5:30pm - 8:00pm
  • Calendar:   Thoroughgood House
  • Location:  Thoroughgood House1636 Parish Rd. Virginia Beach, VA 23455
  • Description:  Come to the Thoroughgood House on July 29 for an extra sweet history tour! In celebration of national ice cream month, tours will focus on the history of ice cream, from its origins in the early centuries, historical flavors, connections to European royalty, Virginia and more! During tours, ice cream treats will also be available for tour guests to enjoy. Tours will run every 30 minutes from 5:30pm-8:00pm on July 29. All tours and ice cream treats are FREE! No advanced registration required.

Free. Fun. Saturday! (At the Thoroughgood House)   View Event

  • Saturday, July 31, 2021 at 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Calendar:   Thoroughgood House
  • Location:  Thoroughgood House1636 Parish Rd. Virginia Beach, VA 23455
  • Description:  We’re excited to announce the re-launch of Free Fun Saturdays! 🌸🎉In addition to regular Thoroughgood House tours, guests can enjoy other activities in and around the Thoroughgood House Education Center, including a weekly themed craft for kids and colonial toys and games outside, in addition to walking through the gardens and exhibit hall.All tours and activities are FREE. No advanced registration required! CLICK HERE FOR FACEBOOK EVENT LISTING