Tom Brady, Josh McDanielsThe New England Patriots announced Monday that they will conduct joint training camp practices with the Washington Redskins in Richmond, Va., from Monday, Aug. 4 through Wednesday, Aug. 6.

The three practices at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center will lead into the Patriots’ first preseason game on Thursday, Aug. 7 at FedEx Field. The times will be announced at a later date, but all of the sessions will be free and open to the public.

The Patriots held joint practices with both the Philadelphia Eagles and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers last season. New England traveled to Philadelphia for joint practices prior to their preseason opener on Aug. 9 at Lincoln Financial Field before hosting the Buccaneers at Gillette Stadium in advance of their preseason game on Friday, Aug. 16.