News & Events

“Monroe Hill” to be screened at UMW, 7 March 2016

The James Monroe Museum is sponsoring a screening of “Monroe Hill” at 7PM on 7 March, 2016, in the Hurley Convergence Center. Refreshments and popcorn will be provided. Admission is free. Please see the Museum’s events pages for additional information.

 

Past Events:

Documentary Illustrates History of Overshadowed Monroe Hill

Filmmaker Eduard Montes-Bradley of Heritage Film Projects continues production of his film “On Monroe Hill,” which explores the history and significance of the former Monroe property, now owned by the University of Virginia and housing Brown College. Monroe Papers editor Daniel Preston is interviewed as part of the film, which will premiere at the Virginia Film Festival in November 2015.

 

Daniel Preston, editor of the Papers of James Monroe, talks with visitors about the recently released Volume 5. Photo by Suzanne Carr Rossi, Free-Lance Star

Daniel Preston, editor of the Papers of James Monroe, talks with visitors about the recently released Volume 5. Photo by Suzanne Carr Rossi, Free-Lance Star

 

 Publication of the Papers of James Monroe, Volume 5

We recently celebrated the publication of Volume 5 of the Monroe Papers, as well as the debut of the recently conserved Monroe silver collection, at the James Monroe Museum in Fredericksburg, VA. Coverage and images are courtesy of the Free-Lance Star.