City of Alexandria, VA
Attics and Alleys Walking Tour
|Title:||Attics and Alleys Walking Tour |
|Date & Time:||Sat May 18, 2013 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM|
|Location:||Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St. (Map This)|
|Event Details:||Find out what mysteries lie behind the closed doors of four of Alexandria’s historic sites! Attics and Alleys is a new three-hour walking tour featuring the rarely seen spaces of four sites—the Lee-Fendall House, Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, the Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum, and Carlyle House—revealing the remnants of stories otherwise hidden. This behind-the-scenes access is in honor of National Preservation Month and Virginia’s Year of the Historic Home, and tickets are limited.
Tours begin at 9:00 a.m. at the Lee-Fendall House (614 Oronoco Street) and end around noon at Carlyle House (121 N. Fairfax Street). Light refreshments provided. Tour includes stairs, access to confined spaces, and walking over many city blocks, including through alleys. Walking shoes required; tour will be held rain or shine, no refunds. Photography welcome.
|Contact Phone No.:||703.746.4242|
|Fees:||$25 regular ticket and one for $20 Volunteer/Members. Purchase tickets at the Event Link above, or call Gadsby's Tavern Museum.|
|Audience:||Anyone may attend|
|Tags:||Adult, Gadsby's Tavern, Museums, Old & Historic Alexandria, Old Town, Tour|
For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/6207
Maps produced by the City of Alexandria GIS & Maps division.