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Meet Ann Tunstall Maury Hite through this new online exhibit. Belle Grove has a collection of letters that Mrs. Hite both wrote and received, which provide a glimpse into what life may have been like in the Shenandoah Valley during the early 1800s. This exhibit explores her life through her own words, from her family, to her faith, to her views on the enslaved workers at Belle Grove.

Watch a Zoom presentation about the exhibit given by its creator, Jessica Pritchard-Ritter.




Watch a Zoom presentation by Archaeologist Matthew Greer about the Investigation of the Enslaved Quarter Site at Belle Grove

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the graffiti in the Belle Grove attic. And learn more about the attic here.






Learn about Francis Hunnwell, the last owner of Belle Grove who restored the Manor House and bequeathed the property to the National Trust for Historic Preservation in the 1960s.





360-degree Video Interviews by the Winchester-Frederick County Convention and Visitors Bureau
(move your device or use the controller at the top left of the screen to move around the space):
Take a tour of the Museum Shop 
Tour the Beverley B. Shoemaker Welcome Center 
Take a (windy!) early spring walk in the Belle Grove Garden