“The Burning of Washington”, Bicentennial of the War of 1812 Bus Tour

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15500 Blackburn Rd.
Woodbridge, VA 22191
Region Northern Virginia
Locality Prince William
Saturday, June 28, 2014 (8:00 AM-6:00 PM)
Phone: (703) 499-9812
Email Historicpreservation@pwcgov.org
Website www.pwcgov.org/historicpreservation

To commemorate the Bicentennial of the War of 1812, join noted War of 1812 historian and author Ralph Eshelman as we follow in the footsteps of the British invasion of 1814. This invasion led to the burning and destruction of Washington D.C. in the summer of 1814. Tour will cover the British invasion of the Chesapeake, the Battle of Bladensburg and capture of Washington, D.C. Transportation and lunch included. Tour departs from Rippon Lodge Historic Site, reservations required.

Admission Fee: $80 per person, lunch included, reservation required

Last Updated: 1/21/2014 2:39 PM
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