Spring Homeschool Day – (Canceled)

In coordination with the Commonwealth of Virginia, the Frontier Culture Museum is taking action to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). Effective immediately the Museum will be closed to the public until further notice.

Discounted advance purchase tickets will be honored for any general admission day for the next year, or a refund will be issued upon request.

Join us for Spring Homeschool Day at the Frontier Culture Museum.  Visit our wonderful exhibits with historical interpreters, and enjoy great hands-on learning and interactive education.
Tickets available at the Welcome Center upon arrival!

Date:  Friday, March 27, 2020
Time:  9 AM – 5 PM
Advance Purchase Discounted Tickets: $5 Adult; $3 Child; FREE for 5 & Under.

* Advance ticket sales end March 22, 2020 at 11:59 PM

At-the-Door Tickets:  $7 Adult; $5 Child; FREE for 5 & Under
Annual Pass holders get in free!

During Spring Homeschool Day, visitors will see activities such as cooking, gardening, woodworking, flax and wool spinning, rare-breed animals, schoolhouse lessons and much more.

Scheduled Activities for Friday, March 27:

West Africa

  • Balaphone Storytelling 10:00-12:00, 2:00-4:00

English Farm

  • Carding Wool
  • Gardening

Irish Forge

  • Making things out of iron

Irish Farm

  • Traditional Music
  • Spinning Wool or Flax

German Farm

  • Processing Flax
  • Noodle Making

Eastern Woodland Indian Site

  • Pottery
  • Games 10:00-12:00, 1:30-3:30

1740s American Farm

  • Woodworking

1820s American Farm

  • Bake Oven Baking
  • Traditional Music


  • 30 Minute Lessons Beginning: 10:00, 11:00, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30
  • Games When School Isn’t In Session

1850s American Farm

  • 19th Century Medicine

*Activities Occur All Day Unless Otherwise Noted

For more information please contact the Visitor Center at (540) 332-7850