Historic Waynesborough

Creating history, not just preserving it.

The House in 1900

Four succeeding generations of Waynes owned Waynesborough. Anthony’s son, Isaac (1772-1852), and his wife, Elizabeth Smith, survived all of their five children. Waynesborough then passed to the grandson of Isaac’s … Continue reading

February 24, 2013

Kids Enjoying the Day

These children are on the fence about what to get into next. That’s what you do when enjoying a summer day in front of Waynesborough, circa 1910. Wayne children and … Continue reading

February 20, 2013

The President and the Apprentice – Eisenhower and Nixon, 1952-1961

Thursday, September 24th, 2015, 2:00 pm. Join us at Historic Waynesborough for our next in the “People Who Shaped America” series. “Irv Gellman gives us a clear and carefully researched look at Ike … Continue reading

January 1, 2013

FAMOUS TRIALS in American History with Jack Ford

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015, 2:00 pm. Join us at Historic Waynesborough for our latest in the “People Who Shaped America” series. Jack Ford, Emmy and Peabody Award-winning journalist, trial lawyer, novelist, former network TV … Continue reading

January 1, 2013

The Wayne Parlour

This is the parlour in the 1765 section of Waynesborough as it appeared in a copy of Frank Leslie’s Boy’s & Girl’s Weekly, ca. 1880. Today many of the furnishings … Continue reading

March 26, 2012

America’s Forgotten Patriots of the Revolutionary War

Friday, April 8th, 2016 at 2:00 pm join us at Historic Waynesborough for our latest in the “People Who Shaped America” series. $20  Refreshments following presentation. Marion T. Lane, EdD, … Continue reading

March 2, 2012

Not Going Home Alone

A special lecture for all Americans, veterans and their loved ones – those who know sacrifice, over there or right here at home. Join us at Historic Waynesborough for our … Continue reading

October 30, 2011