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Belle Grove Hosts Warren-Page County NAACP Black History Month Program

Posted February 04, 2017
Belle Grove Hosts Warren-Page County NAACP Black History Month Program
In association with Belle Grove Plantation, the Warren-Page Branch #7125 of the NAACP celebrated Black History Month on February 4, 2017. The event was free and open to the public; more than 100 people attended. The program began with an… Read More

Belle Grove Plantation Christmas Tours “O Tannenbaum—A Festival of Trees”

Posted November 28, 2016
Belle Grove Plantation Christmas Tours “O Tannenbaum—A Festival of Trees”
For the 2016 holiday season, Belle Grove Plantation featured decorated trees in each room of the historic Manor House for “O Tannenbaum--A Festival of Trees.”  In addition to the centerpiece 12-foot tree in the Parlor, area Garden Clubs adorned each… Read More

"The Slave Dwelling Project" Visits Belle Grove

Posted October 20, 2016
“The Slave Dwelling Project” Visits Belle Grove
As part of its commemoration of the  152nd Anniversary of the Battle of Cedar Creek, Belle Grove Plantation included a visit from The Slave Dwelling Project. Founder Joseph McGill's organization works to document and preserve extant slave dwellings and they… Read More

Belle Grove Hosts Temporary Exhibit "To Be Sold: Virginia and the American Slave Trade"

Posted July 24, 2016
Belle Grove Hosts Temporary Exhibit “To Be Sold: Virginia and the American Slave Trade”
Belle Grove Plantation hosted the traveling exhibition "To Be Sold: Virginia and the American Slave Trade" from Wednesday, July 27 through Sunday, September 25, 2016. This exhibit was created by the Library of Virginia with support from the National Endowment… Read More

Exhibit Discusses Slavery at Belle Grove Plantation

Posted March 19, 2016
Belle Grove Plantation Opens for 2016 Season with New Exhibit
On Saturday, March 19, Belle Grove Plantation will opened for the 2016 with a new permanent exhibit that discusses slavery at Belle Grove. It is on display of the lower level of the Manor House and may be viewed as… Read More

Belle Grove Debuts Little Free Library

Posted March 17, 2016
Little Free Library
Belle Grove has new Little Free Library.  It joins the 36,000 free book exchanges worldwide that promote literacy and build a sense of community.  Belle Grove’s Little Free Library was donated by Literacy Volunteers Winchester Area and built by volunteers of United Way… Read More