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    Friends of Fort Ward Bus Tour

    Title:Friends of Fort Ward Bus Tour
    Date & Time:Sat Oct 19, 2013 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Location:Fort Ward Museum & Historic Site, 4301 W. Braddock Rd. (Map This)
    Event Details:Ford’s Theatre, 1865.  Note windows draped with mourning crepe. (Library of Congress)
    Ford’s Theatre, 1865. Note windows draped with mourning crepe. (Library of Congress)
    Friends of Fort Ward bus tour on "The John Wilkes Booth Escape Route," Pre-registration required. Tour guide David Heiby will trace the movements of Booth's escape from Ford's Theatre following his assassination of President Abraham Lincoln on April 14, 1865. The tour will visit sites in D.C. and southern Maryland, such as Mary Surratt's Boarding House, Surratt's Tavern, Dr. Samuel Mudd's House, and Pope's Creek. A Civil War commemorative event.
    Contact Phone No.:703.746.4848
    Contact Email:fortwardmuseum@alexandriava.gov
    Fees:FFW members/$95; non-members/$110. Pre-registration required.
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Adult, Tour


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