Events

  • May 6, 2016

    Discoveries of James Monroe’s Highland Photography Exhibit

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    From May 5 through May 31st, James Monroe's Highland will host photographs from the UVa SCPS class "Advanced Digital Photography: Discoveries of James Monroe’s Highland." This exhibit will feature the work of students from John Hulburt’s advanced digital photography c...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      May 6, 2016 9:00 am
    • End:
      May 31, 2016 6:00 pm
    • Cost:
      Included with house tour admission
  • May 30, 2016

    Memorial Day Commemoration

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    Join us on Monday, May 30, for the Highland Memorial Day commemoration. We will have a brass quintet from the Charlottesville Municipal Band playing from 1:00 to 2:30 in the Service Yard and historic games and activities for the family.

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      May 30, 2016 9:00 am
    • End:
      May 30, 2016 6:00 pm
    • Cost:
      Included with house tour admission
  • June 7, 2016

    Tuesday Tunes June Concert, featuring the Michael Clem Trio

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    We are pleased to announce Tuesday Tunes, a three-part series of summertime evening concerts at the home of President James Monroe. The series will debut on June 7, from 6:00-9:00 p.m., with an evening of original music by Charlottesville’s...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      June 7, 2016 6:00 pm
    • End:
      June 7, 2016 9:00 pm
    • Cost:
      Earlybird tickets (online only): $8 individual/$20 family. Door prices: $10/ $25.
  • June 13, 2016

    “On the Farm with Mr. Monroe” Foreign Language Camp: June Session

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    Highland, home of President James Monroe, in a partnership with the Speak! Language Center and the Alliance Française of Charlottesville, is once again hosting the foreign language camp On the Farm with Mr. Monroe. Designed for children ages 5-10, the language camp now includes either Fr...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      June 13, 2016 9:00 am
    • End:
      June 17, 2016 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $375
  • July 12, 2016

    Tuesday Tunes July Concert, featuring Southwater

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    We are pleased to announce Tuesday Tunes, a three-part series of summertime evening concerts at the home of President James Monroe. The second performance in the series will take place on July 12, from 6:00-9:00 p.m., with an evening of mus...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      July 12, 2016 6:00 pm
    • End:
      July 12, 2016 9:00 pm
    • Cost:
      Earlybird tickets (online only): $8 individual/$20 family. Door prices: $10/ $25.
  • July 25, 2016

    “On the Farm with Mr. Monroe” Foreign Language Camp: July Session

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    Highland, home of President James Monroe, in a partnership with the Speak! Language Center and the Alliance Française of Charlottesville, is once again hosting the foreign language camp On the Farm with Mr. Monroe. Designed for children ages 5-10, the language camp now includes either Fr...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      July 25, 2016 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 29, 2016 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $375
  • August 4, 2016

    Albermarle County Fair

    Save the date for the Albemarle County Fair, returning to James Monroe's Highland this summer for the fifth year from Thursday, August 4th through Saturday, August 6th. This festive “Old-Time Country Fair” offers traditional family fun in a historic setting. A three-day agricultural celebratio...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      August 4, 2016 12:00 am
    • End:
      August 6, 2016 12:00 am
  • August 8, 2016

    “On the Farm with Mr. Monroe” Foreign Language Camp: August Session

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    Highland, home of President James Monroe, in a partnership with the Speak! Language Center and the Alliance Française of Charlottesville, is once again hosting the foreign language camp On the Farm with Mr. Monroe. Designed for children ages 5-10, the language camp now includes either Fr...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      August 8, 2016 9:00 am
    • End:
      August 12, 2016 3:00 pm
    • Cost:
      $375
  • August 16, 2016

    Tuesday Tunes August Concert, featuring Small Town Rodeo

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    We are pleased to announce Tuesday Tunes, a three-part series of summertime evening concerts at the home of President James Monroe. The final performance in the series will take place on August 16, from 6:00-9:00 p.m., with an evening of mu...

    • Venue:
      James Monroe's Highland
    • Start:
      August 16, 2016 6:00 pm
    • End:
      August 16, 2016 9:00 pm