Executive Mansion celebrates 200th anniversary

Posted on: 4:51 pm, February 22, 2012, by , updated on: 12:19am, February 27, 2012

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Virginia’s First Lady Mrs. Maureen McDonnell is busy planning a yearlong celebration, the 200th Anniversary of the Executive Mansion.

Some of the plans include special events, exhibits and programs but Mrs. McDonnell is also looking for descendants of  former “First Families” or former staff members.

She’s wants stories, photos, furniture, and memorabilia during the time spent in the mansion.

An Official book of the 200th Anniversary will featured some of the stories, photos and memorabilia.

For more information visit www.executivemansion.virginia.gov or call 804-371-2642.