• John S. Mosby

    Walking Tour 

    November 5, 2022 at 12:00 Noon


    Explore the history of the Civil War with a walking tour highlighting the life of Colonel John S. Mosby. This tour will guide visitors to numerous sites associated with the “Grey Ghost” and his legacy in Old Town Warrenton. We will start at the jail and move through the town from there.


    Walking tour fee is $10/person, $8 for FHS members. You can purchase tickets here.

    Main Street Walking Tour

    October 8, 2022, 12:00 Noon 

    November 12, 2022, 12:00 Noon


    Join the Fauquier History Museum for a leisurely stroll down Warrenton's Historic Main Street. Walk with a Historical Society Guide and explore stories from the past that make each building in historic "Old Town" unique. The tour will begin at the Fauquier History Museum at the Old Jail, located at 10 Ashby St. in Warrenton, VA. The tour will take about 1 hour and walk along the sidewalks on Downtown Warrenton.


    Walking tour fee is $10/person, $8 for FHS members. You can purchase tickets here for the October 8th date or here for the November 12th date.

    Paranormal Tour [SOLD OUT]

    September 30, 2022, 10:00 AM


    Paranormal Investigation - one of the Fauquier History Museum's most popular events - is back. This will be a live investigation with Culpeper Paranormal at the Old Jail. The investigation runs from 7 -9 PM and is limited to twentiy age 18 and above. This event sells out very quickly so do not hesitate to make a reservation.


    Participation fee is $20/person, You can purchase tickets here, at the Fauiquier HIstory Museum, 10 Ashby Street, Warrenton or by calling 540-347-5525.

    Ghost Walks

    October 22 and 29, 2022


    Join the Fauquier History Museum at the Old Jail for a journey through Warrenton's legendary history of terrifying occurrences, unexplainable happenings and down right scary paranormal sightings. Each group will be guided from the Old Jail in Warrenton throughout the town where story-tellers will feature chilling tales of spirits haunting the town. Sign up here to reserve your tickets now!

    Old Jail Sleepover

    November 28th, 2022


    Join the Fauquier History Museum for a sleepover at the historic, and supposedly haunted Old Jail! This rare opportunity only comes once in a blue moon, so make sure to get your tickets now before they sell out. Non-alcoholic beverages and snacks will be served before bed! Get your tickets here.