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    Firefighting History Walking Tour

    Title:Firefighting History Walking Tour
    Date & Time:Sat Oct 11, 2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Location:Friendship Firehouse Museum, 107 S. Alfred St. (Map This)
    Event Details:Explore Alexandria’s firefighting history on the “Blazing a Trail: Alexandria’s Firefighting History” tour. Participants learn about volunteer firefighting in early Alexandria, three devastating 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.

    For age 10 and older.
    Link:http://www.friendshipfirehouse.net
    Contact Phone No.:703.746.4994
    Fees:$6 for adults, $4 ages 10-17. Reservations are required, as space is limited. Tickets can be purchased at The Lyceum and other City museums, or on line at https://shop.alexandriava.gov/Events.aspx
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Family, Old & Historic Alexandria, Old Town, Tour


    For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/8861QR Code

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