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Night in Washington’s Day at Kenmore

Date(s):

Saturday, September 14, 2019 8:00 pm  - 10:00 pm

Overview:

Enjoy a two hour guided tour of Historic Kenmore Plantation and gaze at the full moon through a telescope.

At Night in Washington’s Day, explore the night sky’s history through constellation stories well-known to early Americans, learn about eighteenth-century lighting inside Kenmore’s candlelit dining room, and witness two enslaved women using night to plan an escape in a dramatic theater scene. This special hour-long guided tour departs Kenmore’s visitor center at 8:00pm.

After the guided tour, visitors can gaze at the full moon through a telescope, make a night sky-themed craft to take home, and enjoy cookies and cider.

$12.00 adults; $6.00 students; free, ages 3 and under.

Reservations recommended. Call 540-370-0732 x24 or email [email protected]

Location:

1201 Washington Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

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