Historic Alexandria Candlelight Tours

Event Date

Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Event Location
Gadsby's Tavern Museum 134 N. Royal St. Alexandria, VA

Holiday candlelight tours capture style of 1860s Alexandria
Holiday candlelight tours capture style of 1860s Alexandria
Take a break from the fast pace of the season and experience the unique charm and history at Old Town Alexandria’s most popular holiday event. As part of the Civil War Sesquicentennial events, experience 1860s Alexandria during the holidays. Tour Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, Carlyle House, Lee-Fendall House and the Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum by candlelight and enjoy seasonal decorations, entertainment and light refreshments. Shuttle among the sites included. Tour times are from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday and 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. Cost is $20 for adults, $15 for seniors (65 and older), and $5 for children (ages 6-17). Pre-sale discounts of $15 for adults and $10 for senior) are available before December 1. Reservations are recommended.

For more information, please call 703.746.4242 or visit https://cheyenne.alexandriava.gov/cgi-bin/oha_shop/scan/st=db/co=yes/sf=category/tf=category/se=Tours