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Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial

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A Wonderful Piece of American History

I knew nothing about Patrick Henry except that he said, “Give me liberty or give me death!” But... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Betsy B
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Way our but worth the drive

When we were there, there were very few visitors. The video and the guide at the visitor was very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John L
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Patrick Henry's Red Hill is the last home and burial place of Virginia's first elected governor, Patrick Henry. Red Hill is the National Memorial for Patrick Henry and his life and home. Exhibiting Patrick Henry’s restored artwork, buildings, and...more
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1250 Red Hill Rd, Brookneal, VA 24528-3302
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I knew nothing about Patrick Henry except that he said, “Give me liberty or give me death!” But after a guided tour of Red Hill, my horizons have been considerably enlarged. It’s a beautiful place, with personable docents with incredible historical knowledge. It’s unfortunate that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we were there, there were very few visitors. The video and the guide at the visitor was very helpful. We really enjoyed this. the guide let us use a golf court to tour the grounds.

Thank John L
PHenrysRedHill, Public Relations Manager at Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you John for your 5 star review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit and felt like we were worth the drive in beautiful southern Virginia. We often refer to ourselves as a hidden gem. Thank you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must visit for all of you history buffs out there!! I always enjoy coming to Red Hill for so many reasons. Seeing the home of this prominent figure in our Nation’s history is so important! The tour is very informative and interesting....More

Thank Madilynne T
PHenrysRedHill, Public Relations Manager at Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much Madilynne! We love that you continue to visit us and want to make sure others do the same. You are a great advocate and we appreciate your love of history (and Patrick Henry)! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed August 11, 2018

If you have visited St. John's Church in Richmond, Virginia, where Patrick Henry, the fiery legislator and orator of the American Revolution, delivered his famous "Give me liberty or give me death" speech, you have to visit his retirement home, Red Hill, near the town...More

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PHenrysRedHill, Public Relations Manager at Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Thank you Taylor B for visiting Patrick Henry's Red Hill and your kind review! The information you shared is a good overview of what we have here and very helpful to others who might be interested in visiting us. We hope that you will come...More

Reviewed July 17, 2018

This was a very nicely done site. It is not for everyone, but anyone with a hankering for this kind of historical site should try it. Refurbished buildings are nicely done; one was even air conditioned! The visitor center and museum were air conditioned as...More

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PHenrysRedHill, Public Relations Manager at Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you Edward D. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit. Sorry you thought the video was "a bit cheesy," as it was professionally produced and is full of historical facts regarding Henry's entire life, as well as many facts that are not commonly...More

Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

The PHNM is a very nice place. Peaceful, great location and views. However the day we stopped was a Sunday with the hours supposed to be 12 to 5, and they were closed when we arrived at 3pm. Several others were there as well. So...More

Thank tmrringo
PHenrysRedHill, Public Relations Manager at Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Dear tmrringo, We are so very sorry about Sunday. Our only excuse was that the scheduled employee had an emergency that we were unaware of and could not make it to work. If we had known someone would have taken their place. Please contact us...More

Reviewed July 15, 2018

We were really looking forward to visiting Red Hill and a special trip to do so. We arrived at 2:30 on a Sunday afternoon. The brochure and website said they were open until 4:00. We were disappointed to find the welcome center closed. About ten...More

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PHenrysRedHill, Public Relations Manager at Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Dear ValGary2014, We are so very sorry about Sunday. Our only excuse was that the scheduled employee had an emergency that we were unaware of and could not make it to work. Please contact us so we can give you passes to return. We can...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Really enjoyed the tour. Everyone was friendly and helpful. It was fun to learn about one of the most important patriots that you don't hear much about any more. The site gave me insights into who Patrick Henry was. Well worth the time when you...More

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PHenrysRedHill, Public Relations Manager at Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit and learned new information about our favorite patriot! Come see us again sometime!

Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We were treated to a very nice tour of the property with our tour guide being no other that 5th great grand son of Patrick Henry.........he brought a lot of information to the tour that was not known......he spent a lot of time to our...More

Thank Winnebago2010
PHenrysRedHill, Public Relations Manager at Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. When Patrick is here he enjoys giving visitors tours and bringing his great grandfather to life. So glad you were able to experience Red Hill from the perspective of a direct descendant.

Reviewed June 17, 2018

We rode over after visiting Appomattox and were so glad we did. If you want to learn about Patrick Henry and early American history, this is the place. It has many items of his and that era, beautiful grounds and a most friendly staff. Parking...More

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PHenrysRedHill, Public Relations Manager at Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Thank you RaleighNCtravel for your kind review! We are so glad that you were able to visit and we hope that you will come back soon to enjoy some of our annual events! Keep in touch!

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The outline in the grass shows the additions to Patrick Henry's original house by his son, John, and then his great granddaughter, Lucy Henry Harrison. The house (including Patrick Henry's original house) burned to the... More
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