4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
The Wren Masters, a Baroque quartet from Williamsburg, take the audience on an interactive journey of discovery with the story of the English landing at Jamestown using music and eyewitness accounts from the time. Music from Elizabethan and Jacobean England alternates with early 17th-century music from the European continent. Don’t miss this special performance inside the superb acoustical setting of 1735 Christ Church, a National Historic Landmark. Intermission with libations.
Funding provided by the Robert S. and Martha S. Scheu Fund of the River Counties Community Foundation, the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
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October 16 - 8am - 5:30pm
Get on the bus for this exciting tour of historic Hampton. Stops include the Hampton History Museum, St. John’s Church and Fort Monroe, site of the Casement Museum, Old Point Comfort Lighthouse and the historic marker commemorating the arrival of the first Africans to Virginia.
Fort Monroe - Site of the Casement Museum, Old Point Comfort Lighthouse and the arrival of the first Africans to Virginia.
Hampton History Museum - Nine permanent exhibitions trace the remarkable history of Hampton. Temporary exhibitions include "Exploring NASA's 'Human Computers,'" which tells the amazing story of the female mathematicians behind the "Hidden Figures" movie.
St. John's Church - Completed in 1728 by undertaker Henry Cary, Jr. Cross-plan design with tower added in 1761. Original walls survived destruction during Civil War. Rebuilt after war. Communion silver dates to 1618.
Lunch is included and may be chosen when you purchase your tickets. Don't miss this exciting trip!
Celebrate the season at Historic Christ Church with traditional songs, carols, and music. Join in this seasonal songfest in the beautifully "greened" church. Featuring members of The Chesapeake Chorale and the Christchurch School Cantorion. Dress warmly. Refreshments follow. Admission: 2 non-perishable items for Healthy Harvest Food Bank.