College Heights Tour
November 16, 2014 - 2:00pm
Join University of Mary Washington Professor, Michael Spencer, for a guided tour of the historic College Heights neighborhood.
Learn the history of the University of Mary Washington area, including the history of buildings that are now part of the campus,
through historic photos, maps, and extensive research efforts.
Sunday, November 16th. Tour begins at 2:00pm, lasts approximately one hour.
Cost - $8 for HFFI members, $10 for non-members.
Please call 540-371-4504 for more information.
Meeting location will be shared after reservations are confirmed.
44th Annual Candlelight Tour
Saturday, December 13th 11am - 5pm
Sunday, December 14th 11am - 5pm
The Day Tour ticket is good for both days. You can see each house only once; so you can see them all in one day or use both days to get through them. The choice is yours.
The cost is $25.00 in advance and $30.00 the day of. We also have Member, Child, and Group Pricing. You can purchase tickets below.
101 Pitt Street; River Terrace
1303 Caroline Street; The Schooler House Bed & Breakfast
1304 Caroline Street; The Rising Sun Tavern (Day Tour ONLY)
1316 Caroline Street
1501 Caroline Street; Wellford House (Evening Tour ONLY)
1518 Caroline Street & 1601 Caroline Street
Daytime Tour tickets may be purchased for $30 each on the 13th & 14th at the Fredericksburg Visitor Center (706 Caroline Street) and the Candlelight Tour Gift Shop at 1414 Caroline Street (entrance on Princess Anne Street) that weekend ONLY.
Ticket grants admission to all tour properties and includes entertainment, refreshments, and a tour book filled with facts on Fredericksburg history and architecture.
Stop by the Candlelight Tour Gift Shop, that weekend ONLY, to pick up your tour book and to purchase your 2014 Ornament (a replica of one of the sidelights that frame the main entrance to 1601 Caroline Street). There will be unique craft items and HFFI items for sale; as well as complimentary cider and cookies for your enjoyment.
Evening Tour by Candlelight & Cocktail Party
The Evening Tour ticket is good to see each house only once, anytime over the weekend; Saturday from 11am – 5pm, Saturday from 6pm – 8pm, and Sunday from 11am – 5pm. Following the Evening Tour hours is a Cocktail Party at The Kenmore Inn. There will be two drinks included with your ticket purchase and then a cash bar after that. The dress is “festive cocktail” attire.
The cost is 1 / $60.00 or 2 / $100.00. You can purchase tickets below.
Saturday Evening from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Tour of Homes: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Cocktail Party: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Limited Number Sold!
Get your tickets early!
Call 540-371-4504 for more information!
Evening Tour Ticket (1)
Evening Tour Ticket (2)
2014 Candlelight Tour Ornament
The design of the 2014 Historic Fredericksburg Foundation, Inc. (HFFI), Ornament was inspired by the
sidelights framing the main entrance at 1601 Caroline Street, one of the homes featured on this year’s Candlelight Tour.
This year’s ornament, a limited edition pewter
casting, individually numbered and dated, is a unique and lasting symbol of the Foundation’s 2014 Candlelight Tour of Historic Homes.