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Wonders of Science at the Apothecary Museum

Title:Wonders of Science at the Apothecary Museum
Date & Time:Sat Mar 16, 2013 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum, 105-107 S. Fairfax St. (Map This)
Event Details:Explore 18th century science with Project Englightenment!
Explore 18th century science with Project Englightenment!
Visit the Apothecary and discover curious objects, from poison bottles to dragon’s blood, and find out how they were used – and if they worked! During these hour-long tours, Project Enlightenment, McLean High School’s historical-reenactment society, will conduct 18th century scientific demonstrations which are certain to expand visitors’ knowledge about science in the 1700s. Tours will be held between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., and are recommended for 3rd grade and older.
Contact Phone No.:703.746.3852
Fees:$6 per person. Reservations are recommended as space is limited.
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Costumed Interpreters, Family, King Street, Living History, Museums, Old & Historic Alexandria, Old Town, Tour

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