Neighborhood Tours - Washington Avenue

Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center

1001 Princess Anne St.
Fredericksburg, VA 22491

The Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center, along with Hallowed Ground Tours, presents a special walking tour on August 30, 2014.  Participants on this walking tour, titled Neighborhood Tours - the History of Our Homes, will explore the homes and history of one of the City’s oldest neighborhoods, Washington Avenue.  Tour guides will discuss the architecture of the neighborhoods that stretch over four centuries and will unravel the histories of people who helped shape the Fredericksburg community.  The tour departs at 11:30 am from the George Rogers Clark Memorial in the median in front of Kenmore and lasts approximately 75 minutes.

The cost is $5/adults $2/child and $2/student.  Participants will receive a discounted entry fee into the Museum.  The tour is FREE for Museum members.  

Temporary exhibitions currently on view include Women Adorned: Transcending Time, Transforming Culture, Military Surplus: Additional Firearms from the Ralph W. Johnson Gun Collection, Fasto Forward 2014 at the Fredericksburg Area Museum & Cultural Center, and George Washington and the Masonic Tradition.

For more information on this event, or for additional programming information, please either contact Hallowed Ground Tours at 540-809-3918, Museum at 540-371-3037 or visit us at www.famcc.org.  The mission of the Fredericksburg Area Museum & Cultural Center is to collect, interpret and present the history of the Fredericksburg region and community. 

 

Saturday, 30 August, 2014

Contact:

Tramia Jackson

Phone: 5403713037
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$5/adult, $2/child, $2/student

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