Events

Oct 25 to Oct 26
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Movie Night at Carlyle House

Join Carlyle House for a double feature of classic horror movies. Voting for the movies will take place two weeks before on Carlyle House’s facebook page.

7:00pm to 12:00am
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Oct 26
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Carlyle House's Wonderland

Carlyle House will be hosting a Tim Burton themed party on the front lawn of the house. Visitors will be able to interact with several characters from Tim Burton’s films (such as Alice in Wonderland) and play a variety of Burton themed games.

12:00pm to 4:00pm
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Oct 26
carlyle house zombie

Carlyle House's Nightmare

As night falls, Carlyle House will be taking on the more sinister movies created by Tim Burton. Participate in a Burton themed scavenger hunt around the grounds of the house. 

7:00pm to 10:00pm
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Oct 31
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Trick-or-Treating at Carlyle House

On October 31st from 4:00-6:00pm join us on All Hallow’s Eve for good old fashioned trickery and treats! 

4:00pm to 6:00pm
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  • Free
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Dec 7

Soldier’s Christmas

Visit Old Town on Saturday December 7th to enjoy Alexandria’s rich Scottish heritage and see the Scottish Walk Parade march past Alexandria’s oldest stone building, Carlyle House.

12:00pm to 4:00pm
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  • Free
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Dec 14

Yuletide by Candlelight

Experience the holiday season with festive activities and fare at historic sites throughout Alexandria!

5:00pm to 9:00pm
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  • Community & Volunteers
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Feb 8

Happy Birthday John Carlyle!: A 1760s Celebration

Join us as we wish a very happy 300th birthday to Alexandria town founder, Col. John Carlyle.

12:00pm to 4:00pm
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  • Free
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Feb 23

Tell Me Your Name

Join Carlyle House Historic Park staff for a tour focusing on the experiences of the enslaved community at Carlyle House and his plantations

3:30pm to 5:30pm
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