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    Historic Vienna and Oakton Tour

  • Dates:
    June 10, 2017
  • Time:
    9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
  • Admission:
    $40 per person
  • Location:
    Oak Marr RecCenter
  • Address:
    3200 Jermantown Road, Oakton, VA 22124

This bus and walking tour begins and ends at one of the three American Civil War secession poll precincts in Fairfax County that voted against secession in 1861. See and hear about Vienna during the war and the large Union encampment, which occupied Ayr Hill in 1863-64. Hear stories of what life was like during those war years. Then travel the original road to Oakton (aka Flint Hill) where we explore historic Flint Hill Cemetery on foot and hear Civil War stories about some who are interred there. Wear sturdy walking shoes and dress for the weather. Bus departs from Oak Marr RECenter at 9 a.m. and returns at 11:30 a.m. Trip cancelation deadline: May 26, 2017. Tour must be booked through ParkTakes - search using Code # 316 293 0101