(703) 579-4868 Leesburg, Virginia

Outlands Future

A history we share and a future we create. Oatlands is dedicated to advancing historic preservation by preserving the past and engaging the future. It is committed to interpreting the historical, cultural, and natural significance of the property and to upholding its core values of stewardship, education, interpretation, research and community outreach.


Telling All of Our Stories is a long-term plan to research and interpret the broader story at Oatlands, going beyond the Carter and Eustis families who owned the property, as the land would have been appealing to American Indians for hunting and fishing as evidenced by artifacts found in the area as well as the enslaved men, women, and children who lived and labored at Oatlands. Their history is being documented and shared in the Reclaim Your Story project. With the funds and resources generated from utilizing areas of the Oatlands property for events, we can continue the work of preservation and education for years to come.