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Private Civil War History Walking Tour of Alexandria

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    Take a walk through Civil War-era Alexandria, Virginia, beginning at the Alexandria Visitor Center, located at 221 King Street.

    Visit buildings that were used as hospitals and logistics centers during the Civil War. Learn about Alexandria’s importance during the Civil War and discover the daily struggles in at the time, including the difficulties for doctors and nurses on both the Union and Confederate sides to deliver care to many wounded soldiers.

    Discuss a forgotten founding father, John Carlyle, at his historic stone mansion and gardens — the Carlyle House. Visit the Boston Athenaeum, one of the oldest independent libraries in the US; Gadsby's Tavern, the site of the first two casualties of the Civil War and more.
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    Departure Point
    Alexandria Visitor Center
    Departure Time
    To be determined
    Duration
    1h
    Inclusions
    • Local guide
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    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • A minimum of two people per booking is required
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed May 14, 2019

    outstanding personalized tour by a Vet who really knows his history. He includes side stories to make tour entertaining

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank David C
    Reviewed August 20, 2018

    Great guide with so much interesting information. Involved both kids and adults in tour. A definite to book if you're looking for a great civil war tour. Alot of little known civil war information.

    Date of experience: August 2018
    Thank Rosemary M
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