Ice Cream at Historic Huntley Click to Register with Parktakes Online
(2-Adult) Make and enjoy hand-cranked ice cream as Huntley's Harris family may have done. Discover how the histories of ice cream and Huntley follow a similar path from elite luxury to family fare. Tour of ice well and Historic Huntley House included.
Start Time/Day:  11am Sat
Start Date: 9/23/2017
Bread and Butter Tea Click to Register with Parktakes Online
(4-Adult) The Huntley villa must have hosted many afternoon teas, but probably not one like this where the guests are asked to make their own fresh butter while we share stories about families who lived here. Teddy bears and favorite dolls or trucks are welcome to partake of the simple fare of bread and butter, fruit, homemade pot cheese, and a selection traditional and herbal teas. Includes tour of Huntley House and grounds.
Start Time/Day:  1pm Sat
Start Date: 10/7/2017
History Discussions at Huntley Click to Register with Parktakes Online
(Adults) Enjoy a refreshingly different view of history at Huntley Meadows Park as guest speakers join us each quarter for a lively discussion of varied topics. Then enjoy a tour of Historic Huntley. Call 703 768-2525 for this quarter's topic.Historic Huntley, 6918 Harrison Lane, Alexandria VA 22306.
Start Time/Day:  2pm Sat
Start Date: 10/7/2017
The Frightful Science of Mary Shelly Click to Register with Parktakes Online
(Adults) Join us for a chilling celebration of Halloween for adults at Historic Huntley. Dean Howarth, the Natural Philosopher, will demonstrate for you Frankenstein's animation of the dead. Beverages and refreshments will be served.
Start Time/Day:  7pm Fri
Start Date: 10/13/2017
Twilight Hilltop Tour Click to Register with Parktakes Online
(Adults) Historic Huntley sits high upon a hill overlooking Hybla Valley and Huntley Meadows Park. It's a dramatic setting made all the more stunning by the setting sun. Join us after hours for a special tour and see the house in a different light. Light refreshments served afterward. Dress appropriately for the weather.
Start Time/Day:  6:30pm Fri
Start Date: 10/20/2017