A collection of videos featuring Martin's Station and the interpreters and volunteers that bring it to life! These videos offer just a small taste at what visitors can experience when they visit Historic Martin's Station.
The barefoot gunsmith, Andy Thomas, performs a brass casting demonstration during the Colonial Gunsmith program.
This video, featuring Billy Heck, was featured in the Virginia Passionate series!
The Wilderness Road, Martin's Station Part 1 shot by Under the Sky
The Wilderness Road, Martin's Station Part 2 shot by Under the Sky
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"All America lies at the end of the wilderness road, and our past is not a dead past, but still lives in us. Our forefathers had civilization inside themselves, the wild outside. We live in the civilization they created, but within us the wilderness still lingers. What they dreamed, we live, and what they lived, we dream." - T.K. Whipple
"And no man knew better how to make the best of a crisis, nor could any carry the most awful terror in one hand and the olive branch in the other, more successfully than he could. Few men better understood the secret spring of the human heart." - Wm Martin
"Martin's Fort was on Martin's Creek. The fort was located on the north side of the creek. There were some five or six cabins; these built some 20 feet apart with strong stockades between. In these stockades there were port holes. The station contained about half an acre of ground. The shape was a parallelogram. There were two fine springs near the station on its north side." - John Redd