Main content
City of Alexandria Homepage
  • Calendar
  • Family Day - Science behind the Ice Well
  • Friday, August 22  •  81°Light Rain Air Quality: Yellow
    CloseWeather Forecast
    Today: High 84° Low 69°
    Thunderstorms EarlyAir Quality: Yellow
    Sat: High 79° Low 65°
    ShowersAir Quality: Green
    Sun: High 82° Low 62°
    SunnyAir Quality: Green
    Mon: High 83° Low 60°
    Partly CloudyAir Quality: Green
    Tue: High 85° Low 61°
    Sunny
    City of Alexandria, VA City of Alexandria, VA
    Calendar of Events

    Family Day - Science behind the Ice Well

    Title:Family Day - Science behind the Ice Well
    Date & Time:Sun Jul 21, 2013 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location:Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St. (Map This)
    Event Details:Family Day, courtesy Gadsby's Tavern Museum
    Family Day, courtesy Gadsby's Tavern Museum
    All families are invited to tour the historic tavern as Junior Docents, volunteers from grades 4 through 7, share their enthusiasm for history. Let your kids be inspired by their peers as they tour the tavern where George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and others made history. Special activities explore how the tavern’s ice well worked, providing ice even in the summer!
    Link:http://alexandriava.gov/historic/info/default.aspx?id=73765
    Fees:$5 for adults and $3 for children (ages 5-12). No reservations necessary.
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Family, Gadsby's Tavern, Museums, Old & Historic Alexandria, Old Town, Tour


    For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/6593QR Code

    Office of Communications
    301 King St., Room 3500
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    703.746.3960
    Fax: 703.838.6343
    E-mail

    Office Hours:
    Monday - Friday,
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.