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Firefighting History Walking Tour | News Release | City of Alexandria


Saturday, April 16, 1 – 2:30 p.m.
Explore Alexandria’s firefighting history on the “Blazing a Trail:  Alexandria’s Firefighting History” tour. Participants learn about volunteer firefighting in early Alexandria, three devastating fires, and the five volunteer fire companies.  The tour begins at the historic Friendship Firehouse, proceeds east on Prince Street, and returns via King Street.

For age 10 and older.  $6 for adults, $4 ages 10-17.  Reservations are required, as space is limited.

Purchase tickets online at www.shop.alexandriava.gov, or call 703.746.4994 or 3891.

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