The Turmoil of Transition: James Smith

August 5, 2023

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cliveden of the National Trust

A dramatic event featuring James Smith

Step back in time and meet one of the characters from Cliveden’s tumultuous past on Saturday, August 5th, from 12pm to 4pm. Visitors will meet James Smith, a free African American man who was a coachman and servant at Cliveden.

The tours take place in the Main House, are an hour long and begin on the hour at 12pm, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm. Tickets are $20 and on sale now through our website: Tour groups will be limited to 15 people per tour. For the full schedule of each tour, visit

The Turmoil of Transition: A Dramatic Experience is generously supported by The Haley Foundation.