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The tour will begin at 10:00 AM outside The Lyceum at 201 South Washington Street. Participants will see locations and stories associated with soldiers, citizens, and the enslaved, including the occupation of Alexandria and emancipation. Stops on the tour will include locations to be featured in the upcoming PBS drama, “Mercy Street,” which airs in January 2016. The tour will last approximately 2.5 hours and the tour route is approximately 1.75 miles. Tickets are $15.00 in advance through the museum’s website, or $20.00 the day of the program. Tour space is limited, so the purchase of tickets in advance is highly recommended. Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes and bring bottled water.  FREE for Members!

PLEASE NOTE: The Lyceum parking lot WILL NOT be available to attendees of this program. Please find alternate parking


 THE “GENERAL’S TOUR” – Walking Tour of Robert E. Lee Sites in Alexandria – Saturday, November 21

The Lee-Fendall House will offer a guided walking tour of Lee family homes in Alexandria’s Historic Old Town on Saturday, November 21. The tour will begin at 1:00 PM at the Lee-Fendall House at 614 Oronoco Street, and will highlight locations and stories associated with the Confederate general’s life in Alexandria, his hometown from the age of five and residence of his “earliest and oldest friends.”  Advance tickets $10.00; $15.00 at door.  FREE for members!


DOWNTON ABBEY TOUR – Saturday, December 5, 11:00 AM

Downton Abbey Tours are back!  Get a head start on the final season!  Learn the surprising connections between the Fendall family and characters on the TV show.  The tour will feature the service wing, which is not normally open to public view. Tickets are available in advance for $10; at the door for $12.


DOWNTON ABBEY CHRISTMAS TEA – Saturday, December 19, 1:00 PM

The final season of Downton Abbey is almost here! Discuss what may happen to your favorite characters while enjoying a  traditional tea, then follow a special private tour of the house comparing the people and places of Downton Abbey with those of the Lee-Fendall House. The tour features areas not regularly open to the public, including the service wing. Traditional English holiday gifts for all attendees! This program is perfect for entertaining out of town guests for the holidays! The tour and tea program lasts from 2-3 hours, and the fee is $50 per person. Space is strictly limited to 24 attendees; advance reservations are required.


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