Central Virginia's Home for  HISTORY • DINING • THEATRE
13181 Hanover Courthouse Road
(Route 301)
Hanover, VA 23069
(804) 537-5050
  • Please Pardon Our Progress, exciting changes are in the works.  Construction has begun on our 3,000 square foot education and events center.  We expect construction…

  • A $2 Million Campaign to Enrich Education, Build Community, & Preserve History

    The restoration and enhancement of historic Hanover Tavern in 2003 was a milestone…


    We will be posting the date of our second Tea at the Tavern in the next couple…

  • $45 per person – 3 Courses
    ~Accepting Reservations for February 13th & 14th Starting at 4:30pm, Reservations Suggested -
    ~Price does…

  • Did you know that JEB Stuart’s cavalrymen almost hung the Tavern keeper for treasonous activities?  Did you know that the Tavern cook and her…

  • Join Hanover Tavern and Transcend Paranormal on February 21 to investigate the paranormal that has walked the grounds of Hanover Tavern and the Courthouse complex…

Welcome to Historic Hanover Tavern

Central Virginia’s home for history, great food, professional theatre, school programs, and family fun for all!


Since 1990, The Hanover Tavern Foundation has overseen the operations, activities and preservation of this Historic landmark, one of the oldest surviving taverns in the United States.

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the Foundation’s mission is to preserve, interpret and utilize Hanover Tavern as an historic, educational, community and cultural resource center for the enjoyment of all.

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