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Brandy Station Foundation Presents
Civil War History Programs
at the Graffiti House

Lest We Forget:
Come and experience a program at the Graffiti House.  Experience the history of the Civil War in this area!

Support our History!
Learn it!

The programs are geared to most all ages, but, due to our limited facilities, inappropriate for very young children.

The 2007 Lecture Program

  • The lectures are the last Sunday of each month, April through November, from 2:00 to 3:15 P.M. at the Graffiti House. (Click for directions.)

  • A tax deductible donation of $5 for adults is requested; all proceeds benefit the Foundationís efforts to preserve the Brandy Station Battlefield and the Graffiti House.

  • No advance reservations necessary

  • Light refreshments are served.

  • For more information on these events please call (540) 727-7718.

  June 24th "The Devils to Pay: General John Buford" presented by John Tole
  July 29th "Frank Stringfellow & Will Farley-J.E.B. Stuart's Most Daring Scouts" presented by Virginia Morton
  August 26th "General Wade Hampton" presented by Joe McKinney
  September 30th "The Life of Jed Hotchkiss: Stonewall's Mapmaker" presented by Ken Purks
  October 28th "Stonewall's Strange Sabbath Day Cheerleader at Clark's Mountain" presented by William Thompson
 

2007 Battlefield Tours

The BSF offers a series of tours of the Brandy Station Battlefield starting Saturday, April 7, 2007, and continuing every other Saturday to September 8, 2007. 

  • Each tour begins at 10:00 am at the Graffiti House and ends there at noon. (Click for directions)

  • Admission is $10 for adults; children under 12 are free;  all proceeds benefit the Foundationís efforts to preserve the Brandy Station Battlefield and the Graffiti House.

  • No advance reservations necessary

  • Tour guides are volunteers from the Foundation

  • Tours need not be taken in order.

  • For further info contact Gary Wilson at (540) 547-4106, or email him at battlefield@brandystationfoundation.com

The tours are: (Click for details)

  • Beverly Ford and St. James Church   (June 2nd, July 28th)

  • Kelly's Ford and Stevensburg   (June 16th and August 11th)

  • Fleetwood Hill   (June 30th, August 25th)

  • Buford Knoll & Yew Ridge   (July 14th, September 8th)

Horseback Riding Tour of the Battlefield

WHEN:   Saturday, June 21, 2008               

 TIME:   10:00 am until Noon

 WHO:   12 Riders    (Riders furnish their own horses)

 COST:   $20.00 per rider

 RESERVATIONS:   Required in advance.
             To make reservations call: 540-547-4106
                                          or e-mail: Horseback Tour

 INFORMATION:  

-         Joe McKinney, Guide.
-     Unload horses and depart from CWPT turnaround on Beverly Ford Rd. near Culpeper airport.
-     All horses must be good on trail & riders confident  at the walk & trot.
-     Each rider must sign a Hold Harmless Clause.
      Parent must sign for any rider under 18.
-     Proof of negative Coggins test required for each horse.
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     A responsible adult must accompany riders under 16.

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