Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Curious About What's Behind These Doors? Find out 9/28

How often have you walked by a beautiful home with the hope that you could see what's inside?
If you're in the DC area and love the homes of Old Town Alexandria, Saturday is your day.

The 72nd Annual Historic Alexandria Homes Tour takes place Saturday September 28, 2013, 10 am - 3pm.

 A Glimpse of What's To Come...

A Federal Style house,built in 1818,
A 20th century home, placed in the footprint of the Federal era (1790-1800)
A late 18th-century colonial
The Old Town Theatre  built in 1914

Tickets, Transportation and Parking Advanced tickets can be purchased online for $35 until noon on September 26th or at the Ramsey House Visitors’ Center (221 King Street) and at the Twig Thrift Shop (106 N. Columbus Street). On-the-day-of-the-tour tickets will be sold at the Ramsey House (221 King Street) and Historic Christ Church Parish Hall (118 N. Columbus Street) for $40.

The City of Alexandria runs a courtesy trolley between the King Street Metro and the waterfront. The trolley stop for The Twig Thrift Shop and Christ Church is at the corner of King and Columbus Streets. All day parking is available at the garage at 117 N. Alfred St., and other nearby public parking facilities. Follow on Twitter at #2013HomesTour


Hartwood Roses said...

Hmmm ... I wonder if I have time on Saturday to make it up to Alexandria for the tour? Maybe if I leave early, so I'm back by mid-afternoon. Thanks for the heads up!

Kimberly Lemmon said...

Oh, how I wish I lived closer. I would love to spend the day touring these gorgeous homes!

Linda {Calling it Home} said...

I am so jealous! I always wonder what is behind the doors....of almost everything.

Karena Albert said...

Oh Michele I really want to be there; these doorways to delight!

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vicki archer said...

If only I was in the area! They look like fabulous properties!...xv


ArchitectDesign™ said...

if you go take pictures to share -i'm unable to make it :-(

Dumbwit Tellher said...

How I wish I could be there to enter in those doors. The colors alone are scrumptious. Thank you for the commenting on my post Michele and great advice. Have a wonderful time on Saturday.

Nancy {at} powellbrower at home said...

Looks lovely. Ive never been but it sounds fantastic! I love OTAlexandria! If I don't make it, I expect to hear all about it from you!
xo Nancy

therelishedroost said...

I love those doors, I want to know whats behind door number 1!


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