Events schedueled for Carlyle House Historic Park



Mother's Day Tea

05/10/2015 11:00 AM to 05/10/2015 01:00 PM
Cost: $30/person.
Reservation Required: Yes
Treat that special woman in your life to an elegant afternoon tea and a tour of the most historic house in Alexandria. Relax in the beautiful setting of our Magnolia Terrace and learn the Language of the Fan, a popular mode of subtle communication in the eighteenth century. Experience personalized tableside service and scrumptious food catered by Calling Card Events for an unforgettable day. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 703-549-2997 or e-mailing carlylerentals@nvrpa.org. Please give your preference for the 11am or 2pm seating times. The event is $30/person.

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Mother's Day Tea

05/10/2015 02:00 PM to 05/10/2015 04:00 PM
Cost: $30/person.
Reservation Required: Yes
Treat that special woman in your life to an elegant afternoon tea and a tour of the most historic house in Alexandria. Relax in the beautiful setting of our Magnolia Terrace and learn the Language of the Fan, a popular mode of subtle communication in the eighteenth century. Experience personalized tableside service and scrumptious food catered by Calling Card Events for an unforgettable day. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 703-549-2997 or e-mailing carlylerentals@nvrpa.org. Please give your preference for the 11am or 2pm seating times. The event is $30/person.

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Sarah’s Stories

05/27/2015 11:00 AM to 05/27/2015 12:00 PM
Cost: $3 per child, free to Friends of Carlyle House members. Tour of museum not included.
Reservation Required: Yes
Carlyle House Historic Park invites you to “Sarah’s Stories” a monthly program featuring educator-led readings of 18th century history-themed books for children and their guardians. Guardians are expected to stay throughout the duration of the program. This program is geared towards children ages 3-6 but all are welcome. Reservations are recommended as space is limited.

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Carlyle House Historic Park, 703-549-2997, vherndon@nvrpa.org Directions to the Park: The Carlyle House Historic Park is located at 121 North Fairfax Street in Alexandria, Virginia. From Northern Virginia: Take 1-495 (Capital Beltway) East/95 North to Rte. 1 North. Turn right on King Street and left on N. Fairfax. From Washington, DC: Take George Washington Parkway South towards Alexandria. Turn left on Queen Street and right on N Fairfax. From Maryland: Take 1-495 across Woodrow Wilson Bridge to Rte. 1 North. Turn right on King St. and left on N. Fairfax. Carlyle House is also accessible by Metro and bus. The closest Metro station is King St. or Braddock Rd.(Yellow/Blue Lines).