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    Firefighting History Walking Tour

    Title:Firefighting History Walking Tour
    Date & Time:Sat Oct 12, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Location:Friendship Firehouse Museum, 107 S. Alfred St. (Map This)
    Event Details:In recognition of National Fire Prevention Week, explore Alexandria’s firefighting history on the “Blazing a Trail: Alexandria’s Firefighting History” tour. Participants learn about volunteer firefighting in early Alexandria, three major fires, and the five volunteer fire companies. The tour begins at the historic Friendship Firehouse, goes east on Prince Street, and returns to Friendship via King Street.
    Link:http://www.friendshipfirehouse.net
    Contact Phone No.:703.746.4994
    Fees:$6.00 adults, $4.00 youth ages 10-17.. (The tours will not interest small children, but may be of interest to youth 10 and older.) To make a reservation visit the link above, or call The Lyceum at 703.746.4994.
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Museums, Tour


    For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/6915QR Code

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