Michie Tavern Bill of Fare

Museum Monday

MUSEUM MONDAY: On any given day you may find the Tavern hostesses engaging in 18th century games.  Guests visiting the oldest section of Michie read more...

Southern Cooking Sunday Strawberry Shortcake

SOUTHERN COOKING SUNDAY: National Strawberries and Cream Day is observed annually on May 21.  Fresh strawberries and homemade whipped cream is a read more...

Wednesday’s Words

WEDNESDAY’S WORDS – “PASSING THE BUCK”:  The phrase “passing the buck” comes from playing poker.  According to the Random House read more...

Recipe Sunday Asparagus

SOUTHERN COOKING SUNDAY: Fresh asparagus and beets are ripe for the picking this month.  Roasted vegetables side wonderfully with a main protein read more...

Full Flower Moon

FULL FLOWER MOON: Legend has it that May’s full moon is an ideal time to accept a proposal of marriage. Depending on the tribe, May’s Full Moon read more...

Monday’s Myth

MONDAY’S MYTH: Was John Hanson the real first president of the United States? This resilient myth has been around for more than one hundred years, read more...

Piney River Cabin (The Armory & Artifacts Shop)

Our Armory and Metal Smith will be open Feb 18-19 for Presidents’ weekend from 11-4. Be sure to stop by to see our new merchandise. Did you read more...

Michie Tavern History

During this month (January) in history, 89 years ago, Michie Tavern opened to the public as a museum. The Charlottesville’s Daily Progress read more...
Michie Tavern Evening Yuletide Festival

Limited tickets remain for our Yuletide Festival

Our festival weekend is Friday and Saturday, December 9th and 10th. On Friday at 8:00 we have a limited number of tickets for sale. Call before they read more...

Open House Activity on December 3rd & 4th

COLONIAL CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE: December 3 & 4. The oldest section of Michie Tavern will offer a Colonial Christmas Open House 11 a.m. to 4 p.m read more...