Central Virginia's Home for  HISTORY • DINING • THEATRE
13181 Hanover Courthouse Road
(Route 301)
Hanover, VA 23069
(804) 537-5050


Hanover Tavern Historic Traveling Trunk


Traveling Trunk


Let Hanover Tavern bring history into your classroom! Using hands-on activities and reproduction artifacts, your students will explore the people and events that shaped our nation’s history. Revolutionary War Program

Highlights include:

-examining artifacts to see how people lived long ago vs. today

-trying on clothes and uniforms from the past

-getting to know some facts about famous Americans with a connection to Hanover County

-locating Hanover and other historical points of interest on a map

-activities such as envelope making and Hanover history coloring pages

Built around Virginia Standards of Learning with a focus on early elementary levels, the Traveling Trunk program can be adapted to any age group. This 30-minute program is perfect for individual classes or larger assembly groups.

Two programs to choose from:

~Colonial & Revolutionary War

An educator in period dress will explore life in colonial days and the American Revolution with your students

~Civil War Civil War Program

An educator in period dress will explore life during the Civil War with your students

Cost:   $15/single class program

$75/assembly program


Call: 804-537-5050 ext. 21

Email: tseabrook@hanovertavern.org


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