Historia Alexandria Candlelight Tours
Make Historic Alexandria Candlelight Tours part of your 2013 holiday season celebration. To honor this year as the “Year of the Virginia Historic Home,” come “Home for the Holidays” with Historic Alexandria! Travel through time as you learn more about Alexandria’s history and domestic life during the holiday season. Enjoy each site by candlelight, hear live musical performances, smell seasonal greenery and taste warm apple cider.
This year’s tour includes Carlyle House Historic Park (121 North Fairfax), Gadsby’s Tavern Museum (134 North Royal), Lee-Fendall House (614 Oronoco), and Lloyd House (220 North Washington). Tour times are from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday, December 14 and 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, December 15. The tour is self-guided and the sites may be visited in any order. A free shuttle is provided running in a continuous loop between the sites.
Advance ticket purchase is recommended.