Germanna Visitor Center

Germanna Foundation Visitor Center, Locust Grove, VA Visit the Germanna Foundation's Visitor Center, which has a museum, genealogy library and a memorial garden.  More

300th Germanna Jubilee

300th Anniversary of Germanna 1714-2014 2014 marks the 300th anniversary of the first Germanna colonies in Virginia. We're planning special events and celebrations.  More

Hike Siegen Forest Trails

home-siegen-forest Enjoy four different trails through the Germanna Foundation's Siegen Forest, which lead to to the Rapidan river.  More


Historic Salubria House in Stevensburg, VA Visit and learn about historic Salubria house, owned by the Germanna Foundation, available to rent for special events.  More

History of Germanna

home-history Learn about the history of the Germanna colonies in Virginia.  More

Germanna Genealogy

home-genealogy Are you a descendant of an original Germanna colonist? Find and research your roots.  More
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Germanna Foundation Blog


“Rectors Remembered” Donated to Foundation

Thank you to Laura Wayland-Smith Hatch, who announced that she is donating her recently released genealogical compilation, "Rectors Remembered" to the Germanna Foundation. The … [Read More...]


Orange supervisors approve Germanna museum proposal

BY DAN MCFARLAND / THE FREE LANCE-STAR The Germanna Memorial Foundation will be allowed to construct and operate a library and museum next to its present visitors’ … [Read More...]

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Germanna Foundation Announces Appointment of Dr. Eric Larsen as Staff Archaeologist

Today the Trustees of the Germanna Foundation announced the appointment of Eric Larsen, Ph.D., as Archaeologist of the Foundation. Dr. Larsen brings more than 25 years of … [Read More...]


Germanna Welcomes Astronaut Buzz Aldrin ‘Home Again’

The Memorial Foundation of the Germanna Colonies in Virginia, Inc., met with Apollo 11 astronaut and Germanna descendant Buzz Aldrin at the Germanna Community College’s Daniel … [Read More...]


Germanna Descendant and Astronaut Buzz Aldrin to Visit Germanna Area

Germanna descendant, Apollo 11 astronaut and moonwalker Buzz Aldrin will visit with schoolchildren from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, November 7th at Germanna Community … [Read More...]


Germanna in the News This Week

This was a newsworthy week for Germanna Foundation members! Several Germanna members were at the homecoming ceremony for the grave stone of Johannes Walk at … [Read More...]

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