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    Family Day - Science behind the Ice Well

    Title:Family Day - Science behind the Ice Well
    Date & Time:Sun Aug 11, 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/6673QR Code

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