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1.1 Battle of New Market 150th Guided Tour – New Market – Register by May 7

 

1.1 Battle of New Market 150th Guided Tour – New Market – Register by May 7

Virginia Museum of the Civil War
8895 George Collins Parkway
New Market, VA

Thursday, May 15, 2014, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Cost: $20/adult or student (ages 10 and older); includes tour of the battlefield and Bushong farm. Wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes. Tickets are available to only the first 50 people and can be purchased until May 7 at the front desk of the Museum, or by calling 866-515-1864 (toll free); tickets are non-refundable.

The Virginia Museum of the Civil War will host a special commemorative guided tour of the New Market Battlefield on May 15. Join the park’s director, Major Troy D. Marshall, on a two-hour tour of the grounds and walk in history’s footsteps! Tour locations include the historic Bushong Farm, the “Fatal Orchard,” “Field of Lost Shoes,” and Bushong’s Hill. Come to the battlefield to experience fun for a day and memories for a lifetime.

See the website for more information, or contact Stacey Nadeau at 866-515-1864 or nadeausr@vmi.edu.

www.vmi.edu/newmarket

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