Most Popular Holiday Event: Gadsby's Historic Alexandria Candlelight Tours

Event Date

Saturday, December 10, 2011 - Sunday, December 11, 2011
Event Location
134 North Royal Street

On Saturday, December 10th from 6:00PM until 9:00PM and on Sunday, December 11th, from 3:00PM until 6:00PM enjoy a candlelight tour of historical Alexandria. This is Old Town's most popular holiday event. Tickets run between $5 and $20, depending on when you purchase them. As part of the Civil War Sesquicentennial tour Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, Carlyle House, Lee-Fendall House and Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum and enjoy seasonal decorations, entertainment and light refreshments. See a Civil War-era hotel with period dancing, a Civil War hospital with dinner prepared for soldiers, a private residence during the war, and a store that remained open for business in wartime.