Richmond, Fredericksburg and the Northern Neck Sights

Meadow Farm

  • 3400 Mountain Rd. Map It
  • Glen Allen
  • Museum Village

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

This living-history complex has programs, exhibits, and interpretive demonstrations of the life and culture on a working farm in 1860. On weekends, costumed interpreters work in the fields, the barns, the doctor's office, the blacksmith forge, and the farmhouse, offering a glimpse into the daily activities of original owner Dr. John Mosby Sheppard and his family. Special activities for children include storytelling days, Civil War lantern tours, and harvest-picking parties, and best of all, these programs are free.

Sight Information

Address:

3400 Mountain Rd., Glen Allen, Virginia, 23060, United States

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Phone:

804-501–5520

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Tues.–Sun. noon–4; closed 1st 2 wks Jan.

Published 10/27/2015

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