• Upcoming events

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    *Please note all walking tours are rain or shine, unless given a rain date*

    McCormick's Corner

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    Explore Fauquier's agricultural history in a new interactive space. Geared toward pre-k and elementary children this specially designed area features hands-on activities for children and their families. We invite visits by families, and community groups to explore, experience, and connect Fauquier history in a fun environment.

     

    1966 Sheriff's Vehicle Unveiling

    November 19, 2019 12pm

     

    Did you know that Fauquier County received it's first marked police vehicle in 1966? Through numerous donations the Fauquier Historical Society has restored this 1966 Ford Galaxie which will join to the fleet of vehicles operated by the Fauquier County Sheriff's Office. Please join us for this special public unveiling and light refreshments.

     

    This unveiling is free and open to the public.

     

    Mysteries of the Mural Walking Tour

    December 7, 2019 12:30pm

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    Take a step back in time and travel the streets of Warrenton with author, David Goetz. On this tour visitors, will explore three building murals hidden in Historic Downtown Warrenton. Discover their stories, the painters, and the marks they leave on Warrenton today. Tour will take approximately 45 minutes. Walking tour fee is $10/person, $8 for FHS members, and $5 for children under 12.

     

    Tour will take approximately 45 minutes and start at the Fauquier History Museum at the Old Jail. Rain date will be following day.

    **Visitors are urged to bring binoculars**

    Col. Mosby Sites Walking Tour

    December 21, 2019 12:30pm

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    Explore the history of the Civil War a walking tour highlighting the life of Colonel John S. Mosby. Lead by author, David Goetz, the tour will guide visitors to numerous sites associated with the “Grey Ghost” and his legacy in Old Town Warrenton. Walking tour fee is $10/person, $8 for FHS members, and $5 for children under 12.

     

    Tour will take approximately 45 minutes and start at the Fauquier History Museum at the Old Jail. Rain date will be following day.

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