George Washington’s Election to the Virginia House of Burgesses 1758
July 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us on the Loudoun Street Mall to celebrate the election of George Washington to the Virginia House of Burgesses. The 26 year old Colonel of the Virginia Regiment was elected in Winchester VA on July 24, 1758. The original site of the election is where the 1840 Courthouse/Shenandoah Valley Civil War Museum stands today.