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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


    For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/3453QR Code

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