Past Event Pictures

Christmas, 2014

Apple Day, 2014

Halloween, 2014

German Film Crew, 2014

15th Biennial Stonewall Jackson Symposium, 2014

School Tours, 2015





New Volunteer Orientation
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Stonewall Jackson House

10:00 a.m.

Looking for a way to become involved in your community? Come volunteer at the Stonewall Jackson House. You can serve your community, meet new people and discover the historic side of Lexington.

The New Volunteer Orientation Session will begin with a FREE tour of the Stonewall Jackson House, followed by an informational session. Volunteers give tours, work in the museum shop, help to recreate a historic garden and so much more! Download a copy of the volunteer form. For more information please contact Grace L. Abele at 540.464.7704 or at

Museum Day Live!
Saturday, September 26, 2015
Stonewall Jackson House

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Download your ticket and receive free admission to the Stonewall Jackson House. Free tours will only be given to those with a Museum Day Live! ticket. The Museum Day Live! ticket provides free admission for two people. 

In the spirit of the Smithsonian Museums, which offer free admission every day, Museum Day Live! is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country open their doors to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket… for free.


Apple Day
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Stonewall Jackson House

11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

It's the annual Apple Day Celebration at the Stonewall Jackson House and garden in historic Lexington.  Festivities include cider pressing, old-time music, games and a variety of crafts for children of all ages.

Visitors have the chance to watch an antique, hand-cranked cider press in action while sampling cider and homemade ginger snaps. Live music is provided by Russ Watkins and the “Poison Bottom Boys.” 

All of the demonstrations and activities are free. Regular admission prices apply for tours of the house.


Christmas - Food Pantry Friday
Friday, December 4, 2015
Stonewall Jackson House

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The Stonewall Jackson House will offer special admissions for Christmas tours all day Friday, December 4 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Admission will be canned food or reusable fabric bags for the Rockbridge Area Relief Association Food Pantry. The last tour will begin at 4:30 p.m.

Visitors will have the opportunity to tour the house, which will be decorated for Christmas, and learn about 19th-century Christmas traditions. The museum shop will be offering special discounts during the event.


16th Biennial Stonewall Jackson Symposium
Friday, May 27, 2016 - Saturday, May 28, 2016
Lexington, VA

Mark your calendars! The date is set for the 16th Biennial Stonewall Jackson Symposium. More details to follow.