City of Alexandria, VA
Wonders of Science at the Apothecary Museum
|Title:||Wonders of Science at the Apothecary Museum|
|Date & Time:||Sat Feb 2, 2013 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM|
|Location:||Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum, 105-107 S. Fairfax St. (Map This)|
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|
For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/4690
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