Past Event Pictures

Patriotic Pals Book Signing, 2014

Calamity at Chancellorsville Book Signing, 2014

Sewing Workshop, 2014

Christmas, 2013

Apple Day, 2013

 

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS


2014

MAY

Mother's Day
Sunday, May 11, 2014
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Stonewall Jackson House

Free tours will be offered on the hour and on the half-hour to those who were born or gave birth in the Stonewall Jackson House when it was Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital (1906-1954). Be sure to also stop by May 1-May 11 for our Mother's Day Sale.

Fifteenth Biennial Stonewall Jackson Symposium
Friday evening, May 23, 2014 & May 24, 2014
Virginia Military Institute
Lexington, VA

Click here for more details and to register.
The Fifteenth Biennial Stonewall Jackson Symposium will provide an opportunity to examine the complex and fascinating career and personality of Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson. Lectures by leading historians and biographers will explore Jackson's career as a teacher, his relationships with subordinates, his narrow victory at Cedar Mountain, his relationship with fellow-officers, and the impact of his death.
Speakers include: John W. Knapp; Robert K. Krick; John W. Mountcastle; Stephen Lee Ritchie; James I. Robertson, Jr.; Jeffry D. Wert

SEPTEMBER

New Volunteer Orientation
Thursday, September 4, 2014
10:00 a.m.
Stonewall Jackson House

Interested in becoming a volunteer? Serve the community, meet new people, and discover the historic side of Lexington. Volunteers at the Stonewall Jackson House give tours, work in the museum shop, help to create a historic garden and so much more! We will meet in the museum shop and begin with a FREE tour of the house. Contact Michael Lynn at lynnma@vmi.edu or by calling 540.464.7704 for more information.

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day
Saturday, September 27, 2014
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Mark your calendar to join us for the 10th Annual Museum Day Live! A link will be available to download your ticket in September. You must go online to download a ticket for the Stonewall Jackson House to receive a free tour. Free tours will only be offered to those individuals carrying tickets for the Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day. For more information email us at stonewalljacksonhous@vmi.edu.

OCTOBER

Apple Day
Saturday, October 18, 2014
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Stonewall Jackson House

Get ready for Apple Day! Try our freshly pressed apple cider, enjoy crafts and games for the whole family and live music! All activities are free to participate in. Click here to view tour times and prices.

JANUARY

Lee-Jackson Day Weekend
Friday, January 16, 2015 & Saturday 17, 2015
12:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. both Friday and Saturday

In honor of Lee-Jackson Day, the Stonewall Jackson House will be open to the public Friday, January 16 and Saturday, January 17. Tours are on the hour and half-hour with the last tour at 4:30 p.m.

Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson's Birthday
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Help us to celebrate Stonewall Jackson's 191st Birthday! FREE tours of the home will be given on the hour and the half-hour with the last tour at 3:30 p.m. Complimentary hot cider and birthday cake will be provided.