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

Copper Fox Distillery releases Belle Grove 1797 Whiskey

Posted October 08, 2013
Copper Fox Distillery releases Belle Grove 1797 Whiskey
New spirit uses same Virginia grains and recipe used two centuries ago Employing his award winning, small batch distilling methods, Rick Wasmund of Copper Fox Distillery in Sperryville, Virginia, is now producing Belle Grove 1797 Whiskey.  It is based upon… Read More

Belle Grove Sinkhole Project Complete

Posted August 08, 2013
Belle Grove Sinkhole Project Complete
After several years of planning and several months of hot, intense labor Belle Grove is happy to announce the completion of another one of our many restoration projects. For hundreds of years, Valley farmers used naturally occurring sinkholes at Belle… Read More

Belle Grove Welcomes New Director Kristen Laise!

Posted August 06, 2013
Belle Grove Welcomes New Director Kristen Laise!
Belle Grove Plantation has named Kristen Laise to be its new Executive Director, replacing Elizabeth McClung who retired July 31, 2013 after serving at Belle Grove for nearly 17 years. Ms. Laise, a Winchester resident, comes to Belle Grove after… Read More