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    Kids Take Over Day at Gadsby's Tavern

    Title:Kids Take Over Day at Gadsby's Tavern
    Date & Time:Sun Nov 11, 2012 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location:Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St. (Map This)
    Event Details:Gadsby's Tavern Museum
    Gadsby's Tavern Museum
    What would happen if kids took over Gadsby’s Tavern Museum? It would come to life, literally! Between 2 and 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, November 11, visitors touring Gadsby’s Tavern Museum will meet 18th century characters (as portrayed by students) bringing to life the people who visited and worked in this tavern. This event was planned by a team of 5th through 7th grade volunteers as part of the Museum’s Kids Take Over the Museum challenge, where students were given the opportunity to plan and host a museum event of their choice. In honor of Veteran’s Day, the students invite all veterans and active duty military personnel and their families to attend this program for free. Admission otherwise is $5 per adult and $3 per child (ages 5 through 12). Tours will run continuously between 2 and 3:30 p.m.
    Contact Phone No.:703.746.4242
    Fees:$5 per adult, $3 per child; free for Active Duty Military, veterans, and their immediate family
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Class, Gadsby's Tavern, Old & Historic Alexandria, Old Town

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