City of Alexandria, VA
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)|
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/3453
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