Hanover Tavern Audio Tour
Almost a year in the making, the Self-Guided Audio tour features hand-held devices with a recorded tour interpreting a dozen stops throughout the Tavern. The tour focuses on the evolution of the building, architectural features, important events such as Gabriel’s slave rebellion, and interesting visitors and residents such as Patrick Henry, Margaret Wight, and the Chisholm family.
Stop 2: Patrick Henry
Stop 3: Thilman House Entrance
Stop 4: Thilman Dining Room
Stop 5: Thilman Parlor
Stop 6: Gabriel’s Rebellion
Stop 7: Hyphen – Arch Room
Stop 8: The Burial of Latané
Stop 9: Henry Clay
Stop 10: 1822 Tavern – Post Office
Stop 11: Washington Room – Margaret Wight
Stop 12: Barksdale Theatre
Stop 13: Hanover Tavern Foundation
For Visitors: Scan the QR code at each tour stop throughout the Tavern to access tour transcripts, more images, and links to further reading and information, or use the links above to take a virtual tour of Hanover Tavern.
For Teachers: Come visit us or bring the Tavern into your classroom with this virtual tour. Advance registration is required for groups of 10 or more. Call 804-537-5050 ext. 21 for more information and to make reservations, and for more information about available education outreach programs.