Land given to Governor George Yeardley in 1617. Home of Dr. William Rickman appointed by Continental Congrees, May 16, 1776, in charges of hospitals in Virginia during the Revolutionary War. Occupied by Union Forces during the Civil War. Museum of Americana. Headquarters of the Archeology Society of Virginia.
Open house tours are the second Saturday of each month from April thru December 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Other tours by appointment.
National Register of Historic Places