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      October 5, 2019

      Saturday  10:00 AM

      614 Oronoco Street
      Alexandria, Virginia 22314

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      Prohibition in Alexandria Walking Tour

      Discover the forgotten stories of teetotalers and bootleggers on this walking tour of Prohibition-era Alexandria. Learn about the dramatic campaign to ban alcohol in Virginia which threatened a long tradition of alcohol production and sale. The tour begins at the Lee-Fendall House, home to the Downham family, one of the city's most prominent liquor dealers prior to Prohibition. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 the day of the tour. Members of the Lee-Fendall House are free but must call (703-548-1789) or email (contact@leefendallhouse.org) to reserve a ticket. The tour lasts approximately 90 minutes.

      Categories: Museums & Attractions | Neighborhood

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