Patrick Henry's Scotchtown

Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown is the only original standing home of the famed patriot, orator, and revolutionary mind. Tours are available that focus on Henry’s life, legacy, and ideals such as liberty, and human rights. Visitors will learn about what led him to his thinking and motivated him as a revolutionary. Explore the Scotchtown grounds, which includes a birding trail and farm area to view goats and sheep, and participate in hands-on activities such as hand spinning wool and colonial cooking.

Contact Info
Address: 16120 Chiswell Lane, Beaverdam, VA 23015. Hanover County. Tel: 804-227-3500. Email: scotchtown@preservationvirginia.orgWebsite: www.preservationvirginia.org/visit/historic-properties/patrick-henrys-scotchtownHrs: Fri.-Sat. 10AM-5PM, Sun. 1PM-5PM.

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Cost: Fee.