2019 will mark the 400th anniversary of events in Virginia which continue to define America. These events have shaped the democratic process, cultural diversity, historical traditions, and the entrepreneurial spirit of the United States. Join us in discovering the American Evolution.
AMERICAN EVOLUTION STORIES
Explore the many stories that make up the 2019 Commemoration and be inspired to share your own, learn more about the Virginia History Trails, and visit Virginia, where history lives. American Evolution Stories is an opportunity to share your story with the world.
OUR AMERICAN STORY: STUDENT CONTEST
What is your American Dream? How will you shape American Democracy? We want to hear from you! We’re calling on middle and high school students to share your vision with us. Winners in each of the three categories will receive cash prizes, and one lucky winner will receive the grand prize. Get started today!