• John S. Mosby

    Walking Tour 

    November 5, 2022 at 10:00 AM


    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

    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.

    Ghost Walks

    October 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!

    Trades of Historic Warrenton Walking Tour

    November 19th, 2022


    Explore the trades that once flourished in Old Town Warrenton! This tour is a leisurely guided tour leading up to and around the historic railway area to highlight the various tradespeople and industries that once inhabited that area. Buy your tickets here or at the Museum now!

    Scout Day

    November 6th, 2022 



    Come join us at the Old Jail for a scavenger hunt/ passport activity! Admission to the Museum and Fun Patch included as well 1 FREE adult admission for an adult. $7 per scout. No advance reservations required. Not a drop off event- scouts must have an adult with them. Hope to see you there!