Events

  • February 10, 2016

    “Highs and Lows: James Monroe’s Relationship with George Washington,” A Lecture by William Ferraro

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    Ash Lawn-Highland is pleased to host William M. Ferraro, Associate Professor and Associate Editor of The Papers of George Washington at the University of Virginia, for his upcoming talk titled “Highs and Lows: James Monroe's Relationship with George Washington," which will explore Monroe and Wash...

    • Venue:
      Ash Lawn-Highland
    • Start:
      February 10, 2016 4:00 pm
    • End:
      February 10, 2016 5:00 pm
    • Cost:
      Free and open to the public
  • February 13, 2016

    1st Annual Presidents’ Open K-12 Chess Tournament

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    In honor of U.S. Presidents, many of whom were avid chess players, Ash Lawn-Highland, home of President James Monroe, will be the site of the 1st Annual Presidents K-12 Open hosted by Playing ACES CHESS Club. All K-12 chess players are invited to participate. The event is in two sections (Rated &...

    • Venue:
      Ash Lawn-Highland
    • Start:
      February 13, 2016 9:00 am
    • End:
      February 13, 2016 5:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $15
  • March 20, 2016

    Virginia Festival of the Book: A [Food] History of America

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    In partnership with the 22nd Annual Virginia Festival of the Book, Ash Lawn-Highland, the home of President James Monroe, will host Libby O’Connell, who will present A [Food] History of America on Sunday, March 20 at 1:00 p.m. O’Connell, au...

    • Venue:
      Ash Lawn-Highland
    • Start:
      March 20, 2016 1:00 pm
    • End:
      March 20, 2016 2:30 pm
    • Cost:
      Free and open to the public