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Homeschool Day: The Science of Ice

Title:Homeschool Day: The Science of Ice
Date & Time:Tue Jan 14, 2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location:Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St. (Map This)
Event Details:Explore the importance of ice to the 18th century City Hotel through a tour and examination of objects and primary source documents. Then test your science know-how as you create ways to preserve ice while learning about the tavern’s Ice Well, which preserved ice into the summer without the use of electricity! Limited to 15 children per program. Designed for family groups, recommended for ages 6 and up.
Fees:$8 per child, adults free. Tickets can be purchased online at The Alexandria Shop, at the Event Link above.
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Gadsby's Tavern

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