Letters from the Past

Receive correspondence from historical figures.

History lovers can feel directly connected to their favorite figures with Historic Mail. Subscribe, and you’ll receive a weekly letter from a real person in American history—from the Founding Fathers, to U.S. presidents, literary greats, war heroes, and inventors. Which might mean you’ll open your mailbox to a letter from George Washington—or other famous Virginians. 

Subscriptions are available for 10, 25, or 52-week periods, and the letters range in time from 1776-1976. Each letter is a reproduction of a real message written by a historical figure and comes with additional information for context. Subscribe for yourself or give the gift of Historic Mail to your favorite history buff. HistoricMail.com

June 11, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum
July 9, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum
August 13, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum