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Belle Grove is located in the northern Shenandoah Valley near Middletown, Virginia. It was the home Major Isaac Hite and his wife Nelly Madison Hite, sister of President James Madison. Major Hite, grandson of Shenandoah Valley Pioneer Jost Hite, used enslaved labor to expand his original 483 acres to a prosperous 7500 acre plantation, growing wheat, raising livestock, and operating a large distillery and several mills. The Manor House, completed in 1797, was the centerpiece of the property and is open for touring today. MORE

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December 31-March 18Closed for the Winter
Belle Grove is closed for the winter and will reopen on Saturday, March 19, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 4… more
2022Save the Dates for 2022 Events
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Friday, February 11, 2022, 10:30 a.m.-NoonFloral Class~Valentine’s Tea and Floral Celebration
Enjoy a cup of tea and cookies while designing a lovely floral arrangement more
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