Events

2014 CALENDAR OF MUSEUM EVENTS & PROGRAMS

 

BLUE STAR MUSEUM: Now through Labor Day, September 1, 2014

Lee-Fendall House is proud to be a Blue Star Museum! Active duty military and their immediate family receive FREE admission to the museum now through Labor Day, September 1, 2014. *You must present your active miliary ID in order to receive free admission. Free admission is limited to nuclear family members only (to include spouses and children).

 

 AUGUST

Saturday, August 30, 2014: PRIVATE RENTAL: LAST TOUR at 2:00 PM.

Sunday, August 31, 2014;12-5 PM 

Alexandria’s Star Spangled Summer Bicentennial Commemoration of the War of 1812 at WATERFRONT PARK

 

September

September 6-7: Labor at Lee-Fendall Tours

This guided tour will highlight the labor history of the house in honor of Labor Day. This tour will be offered in lieu of our regular house tour.  Regular admission rates apply.

September 13 — Private Rental – LAST TOUR 2 PM

September 20, 2014 — Private Rental – LAST TOUR 2 PM

September 27, 2014: Smithsonian Museum Day

We are once again participating in the Smithsonian’s Museum Day Live program! Print out an admissions ticket for FREE admission to Lee-Fendall House for this day only.  Ticket is required for free admission. See http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/?no-ist for details and tickets.

 

October

October 11, 2014: Private rental – LAST TOUR at 2 PM

October 18, 2014–Private Rental- LAST TOUR AT 2 PM

October 24-25, 2014 — 1st Annual Halloween Pumpkin Hunt!!!

The Lee-Fendall House will offer its First Annual “Halloween Pumpkin Hunt” on October 24-25. Alexandria’s ghosts and goblins will fill the museum’s garden with hundreds of colorful toy-filled Halloween pumpkins for local children to discover. Other activities include crafts, refreshments, spooky stories, and a costume parade. Every participating child will receive a toy pumpkin!  For more information on this exciting new event Click Here!

December

December 13-14, 2014 (Saturday – Sunday) Historic Alexandria Candlelight Tours