Adult Programs & Events

Spring Crawl 2019: Historic Jamestowne and Jamestown Settlement

Friday, June 14

8:00 am - 5:30 pm 

Spring Crawl: Bus Trip to Historic Jamestowne and Jamestown Settlement. Enjoy a private tour of historic Jamestown, where groundbreaking archaeological excavations have uncovered the remarkable story of the first permanent English settlement in North America. At the Jamestown Settlement view the new exhibition Tenacity: Women in Jamestown and Early Virginia and other displays that tell the story of 1619 Virginia. 

Trip tickets include bus, all admissions, lunch, breakfast treats, and wine and cheese on bus ride home. Lunch choices: Honey-baked Turkey with Swiss Cheese on Wheat Bread (mayo and mustard on the side), Roast Beef with Swiss Cheese on White Bread (mayo and mustard on the side), Chicken Salad on White Bread, or Egg Salad on Wheat Bread. All sandwiches come with lettuce, tomato, pickle, chips, and a brownie. You may choose your menu item through TicketLeap.

Bus Trip Only $100.00.

Reception-Presentation on June 13 and June 14 Spring Crawl Bus Trip $125.00.

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Business After-Hours: Lancaster By the Bay Chamber

June 20, 2019

5:00-7:00 p.m.

Join your friends and business partners as Historic Christ Church & Museum hosts a Business After-Hours with the Lancaster By the Bay Chamber of Commerce. Enjoy drinks and light hors d’oeuvres and learn about HCC&M’s exciting programs and special events.

1619 Traveling Exhibitions at Historic Christ Church & Museum

July 2 – July 23

1619: Arrival of the First Africans
Explore the legacies of the first Africans who came to Virginia in 1619, from their lives before capture in Angola to the grueling transatlantic journey that brought them to North America and the world they made in a new land. Courtesy of the Hampton History Museum.

The Great Charter and the General Assembly: Founding a Legacy in 1619
Explores the origins of Virginia’s General Assembly in the Great Charter of 1618, which abolished martial law, allowed private ownership of property, and authorized the governor to summon the colony’s first General Assembly. Sponsored by American Evolution 2019, this exhibition traces Virginia’s legacy of representative government in the establishment of the United States.

Public Reading of the Declaration of Independence

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

With the Daughters of the American Revolution (Cobbs Hall Chapter) and Sons of the American Revolution (Richard Henry Lee Chapter).
Join us for a patriotic celebration and reading of the Declaration of Independence inside Historic Christ Church.

6th Annual “Raise the Roof” Craft Beer Fest

July 13

1:00 – 6:00 p.m.

$55.00 per adult; $20 under 21.

Craft Beers, Wine, BBQ with fixings or veggie fare, Homemade Ice Cream and Live Music at one of Virginia’s most historic sites.

Join us Saturday, July 13th from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. as we “Raise the Roof” at Historic Christ Church & Museum's 6th-Annual Craft Beer Fest in Weems, Virginia. Enjoy an array of Craft Beers, delicious BBQ or vegetarian fare, homemade ice cream, and live music by Good Shot Judy and Bobby “Blackhat” Walters. Your ticket includes a souvenir glass & five craft beer tasting tickets, one serving of BBQ (or veggie fare) with fixings from Willaby’s, homemade ice cream and awesome music all at one of Virginia’s most historic sites. You may also use your tasting tickets for wine. Additional beverage and meal tickets may be purchased at the event. Soft drinks & water provided. Please bring your photo ID and your own lawn chairs or blankets. No pets or coolers. Rain or Shine Event. Funds benefit preservation of Historic Christ Church (1735), a National Historic Landmark.

Click Here to purchase tickets for the "Raise the Roof" Craft Beer Fest at Ticketleap.

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