Join Harold Caldwell, apprentice carpenter, as he shares a pictorial of the connected 18th-century African and Virginian history, while tying it to a modern understanding.
Dates & Times
Pictures of West Africa
To Purchase a Likely Man
Join Colonel and Mrs. Washington as they discuss the intricacies and complexities of purchasing a pair of enslaved brothers.
Art Museums Admission
An Apprentice Founder's Workday
Learn about the daily routine of an apprentice at the Geddy Foundry by completing a pewter spoon to take home from start to finish.
Open to the Public
Tour: Custis Square Archaeology
Take a guided tour and talk with archaeologists in the field about the current archaeological investigations at John Custis IV’s four-acre home and early 18th-century gardens.
Free Event Ticket