Independence Day Celebration

Front of Va Historical Society Building
Event Sector: 
Learning & Education
Event 2nd Sector: 
Justice & Governance
Event 3rd Sector: 
Art & Culture

In celebration of the 241st anniversary of American independence, the VHS will host a full day of patriotic festivities, including the opening of a new exhibition, a community concert, a family scavenger hunt and picnic on the lawn. One hundred candidates for citizenship from nearly 50 countries will take the Oath of Allegiance on the front terrace of the museum (weather permitting) at 10:30 a.m.

Washington: The Myths and the Man, will open at 9:00 a.m. and features 13 beautiful oil paintings of Washington, an original diary that he kept during his presidency, his presidential chair and inaugural sword, and other rare Washington artifacts.

Event Date: 
Tue, 07/04/2017
Event Time: 
9:00am - 5:00pm
Event Cost: 
Optional Tour is $5
Event Location: 
VA Historical Society
428 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220
United States