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Welcome to Belle Grove Plantation

Belle Grove is located in the northern Shenandoah Valley near Middletown, Virginia. It is an authentic 1797 Manor House, built by Major Isaac Hite and his wife Nelly Madison Hite, sister of President James Madison. Major Hite, grandson of Shenandoah Valley Pioneer Jost Hite, expanded his original 483 acres to a prosperous 7500 acre plantation, growing wheat, raising cattle and Merino sheep, and operating a large distillery and several mills. MORE

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Thursday, June 29, 10 a.m.Summer Story Time: Reading in the Garden
Are you looking for fun and educational activities during the summer? Are...more
Friday, June 30, 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. and Saturday, July 1, 2:30 Programs about the Enslaved at Belle Grove
Three programs will be presented about the life of the enslaved at Belle...more
Tuesday, July 4, 2017Belle Grove Plantation Will Be Closed July 4
Belle Grove Plantation will be closed Tuesday, July 4 in observation of...more
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