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DOWNTON ABBEY TOURS
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“BEYOND THE BATTLEFIELD” – CIVIL WAR WALKING TOUR OF ALEXANDRIA, February 6 and 13
The Lee-Fendall House will offer “Beyond the Battlefield,” a guided walking tour of Civil War sites in Historic Old Town. Tour dates are Saturday, February 6 and February 13; 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 in advance, 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.
Saturday, FEBRUARY 6
Saturday, FEBRUARY 13 (UPDATE: The Feb. 13 tour will begin at 2 PM)
Valentine’s Day Sweetheart Tea – Sunday, February 14, 1:00 PM
The Lee-Fendall House will be offering special “Sweetheart Tea” at 1:00 pm on Valentine’s Day! Enjoy Valentine’s Day themed treats and parlor games with your special sweetheart! Space is strictly limited to 24 attendees; advance reservations are required. Tickets are $40 per person, $30 for members.
FROM SLAVERY TO FREEDOM – Saturday, February 20, 1:00 PM
This special tour interprets the Lee-Fendall House from the perspective of its enslaved inhabitants, exploring the unique experiences of slavery in the city. Hear the true stories of “contrabands,” as seen in the PBS drama “Mercy Street.” The tour will include special access to areas which are not regularly open to the public. Admission to the program is $8 in advance, and $10 the day of the program.