Historic Alexandria Candlelight Tours
12/08/2012 06:00 PM to 12/08/2012 09:00 PM
Cost: Adults $20 Senior Citizens (65 years and older) $15 Children (ages 6-17) $5
Reservation Required: Yes– See – and taste – historic Alexandria in a whole new light this holiday season! Historic Alexandria Candlelight Tour, Alexandria’s premier historic holiday event, blends chocolate and history through special tastings, seasonal decorations, period music, and tours highlighting chocolate through time. Four of Old Town Alexandria’s finest historic sites will welcome guests on Saturday, December 8 and Sunday, December 9 as The Historic Division of Mars sponsors this historic chocolate event. This year’s tour includes Carlyle House Historic Park (121 North Fairfax Street), Gadsby’s Tavern Museum (134 North Royal Street), Lee-Fendall House (614 Oronoco Street), and the historic Bank of Alexandria building (133 North Fairfax Street). Tour times are from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday and 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday! Shuttle among the sites included. 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.