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Hard Hat Tours

Saturday, August 16, 10:30am4:30pm
Free
Location:
Virginia Historical Society
Part of the Hard Hat Tour category.
Part of the program.

Big changes are happening at the VHS, and we would like to invite you to join us for FREE hard hat tours of our renovations. Beginning at 10:30 a.m., VHS staff will lead visitors on a special behind-the-scenes tour of the work taking place around the building.

Tours will begin at:

  • 10:30
  • 11:30
  • 12:30
  • 1:30
  • 2:30
  • 3:30

Hard hats will be provided. This is a working construction zone, therefore we recommend closed-toed shoes for this tour.

Before or after your tour, don't forget to visit the VHS Pusey Museum Shop. All shop items will be 20 to 70% off, and VHS members will receive an additional 10% off their purchase.

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