Freedom's Fight in Alexandria

  • Details

    This 75-minute guided walking tour on the streets of Old Town will give participants insight into Alexandria's pre-civil war history of urban slavery, and highlight runaway slaves, like Oscar and George Ball, and abolitionists, such as pharmacist Edward Stabler, who fought back against the "Peculiar Institution" of slavery within Alexandria. 

  • Recurring weekly on Sunday until Aug 27, 2017
  • Recurrence:
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday
  • Phone:
  • 571-236-4170
  • Times:
  • Sundays beginning February 11, 2017
  • Price:
  • $15 for Adults; $10 for Children (12 & under)
  • Details

    This 75-minute guided walking tour on the streets of Old Town will give participants insight into Alexandria's pre-civil war history of urban slavery, and highlight runaway slaves, like Oscar and George Ball, and abolitionists, such as pharmacist Edward Stabler, who fought back against the "Peculiar Institution" of slavery within Alexandria. 

Freedom's Fight in Alexandria
  • May 23, 2017 to August 27, 2017
  • Tour begins at the Kate Waller Barrett Library
  • $15 for Adults; $10 for Children (12 & under)
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday