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“The Burning of Washington”, Bicentennial of the ...

Location: Woodbridge

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 ... More Info

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81st Historic Garden Week Home & Garden Tour in ...

Location: Yorktown

The Historic Garden Week tour in Yorktown features an area steeped in Colonial and Revolutionary War history. It features five private homes and ... More Info

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81st Historic Garden Week Tour in Portsmouth

Location: Portsmouth

The 81st Historic Garden Week home tour in Portsmouth will be held in the lovely established neighborhood of Green Acres, on the Western Branch of ... More Info

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A Wildlife Walk at Bristoe Station Battlefield

Location: Bristow

Bristoe Station Battlefield is home to a complex meadow ecosystem. Join outdoor experts on a guided walk of the battlefield. Learn about the ... More Info

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African American Heritage Driving Tour

African American Heritage Driving Tour

Location: Wytheville
African American Heritage Driving Tour

The African American Heritage Driving Tour of Wythe County takes a closer look at this important segment of local history. The tour details what ... More Info

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Arlington Cemetery Tour

Location: Manassas

Tour Americas most hallowed ground on this all-day tour that will explore the history of Arlington from the early days when it was a shrine to ... More Info

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Atlantic Sturgeon Tour on the James River

Location: Hopewell

On Thursday nights in September, 2014 .... Enjoy a magical evening on the James River searching for breaching Atlantic Sturgeon.  Sturgeon ... More Info

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It all began on a mystical, moonlit night ...

AxWild Ghost Tours

Location: Williamsburg
It all began on a mystical, moonlit night ...

AxWild Tours has been frightening Williamsburg visitors for years. Based on historical accounts, our tours feature the curiosities and quirks ... More Info

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Bald Eagle Tours

Location: Richmond

Just minutes from downtown Richmond is an incredible opportunity to see resident bald eagles year around!  The Bald Eagles of the ... More Info

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Bird and Wildlife Walk at Metz Wetlands

Location: Woodbridge

Location along the edge of Neabsco Creek and the Potomac River Metz Wetlands is an attractive places for birds. Join local birding experts on a ... More Info

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Brandy Station Saturday Battlefield Tours - ...

Location: Brandy Station

The Brandy Station Foundation is presenting a series of two-hour tours, one devoted to each of the four engagements that comprised the Battle of ... More Info

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Bristoe Station Anniversary Weekend

Location: Bristow

Join Bristoe Station Battlefield Heritage Park staff on the 151st Anniversary of the Battle of Bristoe Station. Tour a Civil War encampment, watch ... More Info

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Bristoe Station Battlefield Heritage Park Tours

Location: Bristow

Bristoe Station Battlefield staff and volunteers will provide guided tours of the hallowed grounds that contain camps, cemeteries, and ... More Info

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Byrd Park & The Carillon Neighborhood Walking Tour

Location: Richmond

Dogwood Dell, The Carillon, Arts in the Park, Shields Lake and the Pump House are all familiar aspects of historic Byrd Park. Join us for a ... More Info

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Camp Jones Luminary at Bristoe Station ...

Location: Bristow

In the late summer of 1861, the farms and fields surrounding Bristoe Station were filled with thousands of Confederate soldiers. Lack of ... More Info

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Canal Boats & Cobblestones Walking Tour

Location: Richmond

Explore architectural treasures and preservation efforts along the James River and the Canals, which were developed in the 1840s to bypass river ... More Info

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Capitol Square: Jefferson, Washington and ...

Location: Richmond

Designed by John Notman in 1850, Capitol Square is home to the Virginia State Capitol, the Executive Mansion, the Bell Tower, the Civil Rights ... More Info

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Carytown and the Byrd Theatre, Revisited Walking ...

Location: Richmond

From buffalo trail to streetcar suburb, Carytown’s fascinating story is the focus of this tour as you explore this “mile of ... More Info

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