A Week in the Life of Learning at Belle Grove

Posted December 10, 2015
Education Programs
In just six days—October 16 to October 21 Belle Grove reached a milestone in educational outreach serving more than 3,320 area students.  On Friday, October 16, on the eve of the commemoration events for the Battle of Cedar Creek, Belle… Read More

Belle Grove Plantation and Virginia Quilt Museum Collaborate on Exhibit

Posted November 10, 2015
2015 Quilt Exhibit
A special focus of Belle Grove's November 2015 Antiques Appraisal & Traditional Crafts Fair was an exhibit of Northern Shenandoah Valley quilts.  Belle Grove collaborated with the Virginia Quilt Museum on the exhibit. Belle Grove showed some of the quilts… Read More

Monument to Confederate General Stephen Dodson Ramseur Rededicated

Posted November 18, 2014
Monument to Confederate General Stephen Dodson Ramseur Rededicated
On Monday, October 20, 2014, 150 years after his death from wounds in the Battle of Cedar Creek, a monument to Confederate General Stephen Dodson Ramseur of North Carolina was rededicated.  The monument is located in Middletown, Virginia near the… Read More

Belle Grove Commemorates the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Cedar Creek

Posted September 22, 2014
Belle Grove Commemorates the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Cedar Creek
October 19, 2014 marks the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Cedar Creek. Belle Grove has been working with Cedar Creek Battlefield Foundation, the Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park, and our park partners to plan the commemoration.… Read More

The Writing Is on the Wall: Photographs of Belle Grove's Attic Graffiti

Posted May 01, 2014
The Writing Is on the Wall: Photographs of Belle Grove’s Attic Graffiti
Belle Grove Plantation recently developed the exhibit, The Writing Is on the Wall: Photographs of Belle Grove's Attic Graffiti, and installed it temporarily in March and April 2014. The exhibit features photographs taken of the graffiti in the Belle Grove… Read More

Belle Grove joins Winchester-Frederick County Civil War Geo-trail

Posted February 17, 2014
Belle Grove joins Winchester-Frederick County Civil War Geo-trail
What better way to commemorate our area’s Sesquicentennial Anniversary of the Civil War than with a Civil War geo-trail!  The Winchester-Frederick County Convention and Visitors Bureau created the new tourist attraction to lead people to local historical sites by way… Read More