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March 31, 2015

Spring Break Fun at Cherry Hill: Old-fashioned Cooking for Kids

Children will grind corn, make corn bread, churn butter, and make their own lemonade.

Recommended for children ages 8 to 12

For more information and enrollment call 703.248.5027

Start: March 31, 2015 10:00 am
End: March 31, 2015 1:00 pm
Cost: $30.00

April 2, 2015

Spring Break Fun for Kids: Victorian Tea and Dress-up Party

Learn about 19th century dress and manners, try on period clothing, play a parlor game, and enjoy a traditional tea party in our dining room.

Recommended for children ages 8 to 14

For more information and reservations please call 703.248.5027

Start: April 2, 2015 10:00 am
End: April 2, 2015 1:00 pm
Cost: $35.00

April 4, 2015

Natural Egg Dying Open House

Learn to decorate eggs the old-fashioned way! Come to historic Cherry Hill and spend the afternoon naturally dying your Easter eggs. We supply the materials, you decorate!

For more information and reservations please call 703.248.5171

Start: April 4, 2015 10:00 am
End: April 4, 2015 2:00 pm
Cost: $5.00

April 19, 2015

Tea Party for Children

Bring your favorite doll to tea at Cherry Hill. You will dress up in period clothing, play parlor games, and enjoy a tea party with your favorite doll in the dining room. Ages 8 and up. **Reservations are required**

For more information and reservations call (703)248-5171

Start: April 19, 2015 2:00 pm
End: April 19, 2015 4:00 pm
Cost: $20.00

April 23, 2015

Private Event

The Museum will be closed for a private educational tour on April 23 and 24.

Please note: You may book your own private tour, tea, or special event for any day of the week. Please call 703.248.5171 for more information, availability, and reservations.

Start: April 23, 2015
End: April 24, 2015

May 10, 2015

Mother’s Day Tea

Treat someone special to our Mothers’ Day Tea. A costumed docent will give an entertaining talk on the mid-19th century mother before ushering guests into the lovely dining room for a full tea of sandwiches, assorted sweets, warm scones, and a bottomless cup of tea. A tour of the historic farmhouse is included. **Reservations are required**

For more information and reservations call (703)248-5171

Start: May 10, 2015 2:00 pm
End: May 10, 2015 4:00 pm
Cost: $30.00

May 16, 2015


It happened here! Learn how the Civil War affected Falls Church as re-enactors portray both civilians and soldiers from the period. Watch soldiers conduct firing and drilling exercises, listen to spy stories, letter readings and period music. Look for our children’s tent filled with lots of activities for kids. Old-fashioned box lunches with fried chicken, cole slaw, corn bread, ginger cake, and lemonade can be pre-ordered for $8.00. Call 703.248.5171

For more information and pre-ordering box lunches please call 703.248.5171

Start: May 16, 2015 10:00 am
End: May 16, 2015 3:00 pm
Cost: Free Admission

June 13, 2015

Lavender Wand Workshop

Come to Cherry Hill Farmhouse and learn how to make this traditional Victorian sachet using fresh lavender. Workshops begin at 10am and 1pm. **Reservations are recommended**

For more information and reservations call (703)248-5171

Start: June 13, 2015 10:00 am
End: June 13, 2015 11:00 am
Cost: $6.00