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Christmas in Camp

Title:Christmas in Camp
Date & Time:Sat Dec 8, 2012 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:Fort Ward Museum & Historic Site, 4301 W. Braddock Rd. (Map This)
Event Details:Patriotic Santa
Patriotic Santa
Join a Civil War Santa-era at this family-fun holiday event that explores how Christmas was observed during the Civil War. The program features living-history interpreters, a Victorian Christmas tree, period music, refreshments, readings of “The Night Before Christmas” and a patriotic Santa Claus inspired by Thomas Nast’s Civil War cartoon. Guided tours of the fort, weather permitting.
Contact Phone No.:703.746.4848
Fees:Suggested donation of $2 for adults, $1 for children.
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Costumed Interpreters, Family, Fort Ward Park, Holiday Event, Living History, Museums, Recreation, Tour, West End

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