Guided History Walking Tour of Old Town Winchester

Experience 275 years of history on this guided walking tour! Learn about the citizens that lived here and the pivotal events that made Winchester the place it is today. These tours are given by experienced and knowledgeable guides that enjoy sharing their love of local history.

Make your reservation by calling 540-542-1326.

Cost: $10, payable to the guide.

Meet at 2 N. Cameron Street (the corner of Cameron and Boscawen Street, Winchester, Virginia)

Tours are offered May – October
1st and 3rd Fridays at 6pm
2nd and 4th Sundays at 4pm

More tours are available. See: https://visitwinchesterva.com/guided-tours/

Guided History Walking Tour of Old Town Winchester

Experience 275 years of history on this guided walking tour! Learn about the citizens that lived here and the pivotal events that made Winchester the place it is today. These tours are given by experienced and knowledgeable guides that enjoy sharing their love of local history.

Make your reservation by calling 540-542-1326.

Cost: $10, payable to the guide.

Meet at 2 N. Cameron Street (the corner of Cameron and Boscawen Street, Winchester, Virginia)

Tours are offered May – October
1st and 3rd Fridays at 6pm
2nd and 4th Sundays at 4pm

More tours are available. See: https://visitwinchesterva.com/guided-tours/

Guided History Walking Tour of Old Town Winchester

Experience 275 years of history on this guided walking tour! Learn about the citizens that lived here and the pivotal events that made Winchester the place it is today. These tours are given by experienced and knowledgeable guides that enjoy sharing their love of local history.

Make your reservation by calling 540-542-1326.

Cost: $10, payable to the guide.

Meet at 2 N. Cameron Street (the corner of Cameron and Boscawen Street, Winchester, Virginia)

Tours are offered May – October
1st and 3rd Fridays at 6pm
2nd and 4th Sundays at 4pm

More tours are available. See: https://visitwinchesterva.com/guided-tours/

Fort Collier Civil War Tour

Shenandoah University’s McCormick Civil War Institute in partnership with the Fort Collier Civil War Center will offer a tour with Prof. Jonathan A. Noyalas, “They Have Completely Surrounded Stine’s House”: The Construction and Early Use of Fort Collier during the Civil War.

The one-hour tour, beginning at 9:30 a.m., will be held at Fort Collier, 922 Martinsburg Pike, Winchester, VA. Event is free and open to the public.

No pre-registration required.

Questions: jnoyalas01@su.edu or 540-665-4501.

Guided History Walking Tour of Old Town Winchester

Experience 275 years of history on this guided walking tour! Learn about the citizens that lived here and the pivotal events that made Winchester the place it is today. These tours are given by experienced and knowledgeable guides that enjoy sharing their love of local history.

Make your reservation by calling 540-542-1326.

Cost: $10, payable to the guide.

Meet at 2 N. Cameron Street (the corner of Cameron and Boscawen Street, Winchester, Virginia)

Tours are offered May – October
1st and 3rd Fridays at 6pm
2nd and 4th Sundays at 4pm

More tours are available. See: https://visitwinchesterva.com/guided-tours/

Guided Tour of Cedar Creek Battlefield

Cedar Creek Battlefield Foundation will be hosting a weekend of Guided Driving Tours of the Cedar Creek Battlefield to benefit the restoration of the historic Heater House!

Tour participants will meet 15 minutes prior to the tour start time at 8437 Valley Pike, Middletown, Virginia 22645. Please wear boots or sturdy shoes. The tour will go on in the event of rain (have an umbrella or rain coat handy), but may be postponed or rescheduled in the event of severe weather (registrants will be notified by email in the event of a postponement or rescheduled tour).

As this tour is conducted caravan-style, four wheel drive vehicles are recommended but not required. Ride sharing will be highly encouraged to reduce the number of cars participating in the tour route (pending COVID related restrictions or guidelines). Registrants may also elect not to ride share.

All proceeds from this tour series will directly support the historic Heater House as we continue into Phase II of its preservation and restoration after a recently completed extensive historical study of the structure.

Saturday, April 30, 10AM to 12:30PM
Saturday, April 30, 2PM to 4:30PM
Sunday, May 1, 10AM to 12:30PM
Sunday, May 1, 2PM to 4:30PM

Fridays at the Front Battlefield Tour

Fridays at the Front – “Bullets…Like a Hail Storm”: The Battle of Rutherford’s Farm

Car caravan tour of sites related to the July 20, 1864, battle where Confederates under Gen. Stephen Dodson Ramseur were overwhelmed and routed by Union cavalry – a rare Federal victory amidst a series of Federal humiliations at the hands of Jubal Early. The least-known of Winchester’s six major battles, the battlefield itself has been largely overwhelmed by development, but this rare tour will allow visitors to understand the battle and learn the stories of the soldiers who fought there.

Tour is FREE, but preregistration is required. Call (540) 740-4545, or register online at: www.shenandoahatwar.org/fridays-at-the-front

Tour led by Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation CEO Keven Walker.