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  • Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

    Take a self-guided tour of the second floor of Cone Manor. Rangers will be on hand to answer questions.

  • Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Listen to old-time, mountain music in the breezeway of the visitor center.

  • Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 3:30 PM to 4:30 AM

    Stop by anytime to scout for butterflies. Learn more about our local species of butterflies and the plants they frequent.

  • Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Step back in time to life on a 1930’s mountain farm. Drop in anytime for a tour of the house, barn, and gardens.

  • Blue Ridge Parkway

    Hike of the Week

    Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM

    Join Parkway rangers for a hike to explore various areas on the southern end of the parkway. Topics and locations vary each week.

  • Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Get up close and personal with our collection of animal models, pelts and skulls.

  • Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

    Join a ranger for a leisurely walk around Abbott Lake.

  • Cumberland Gap National Historical Park

    Gap Cave Tours

    • Fees: $8.00 for adults, $4.00 for seniors with senior pass, $4.00 for children aged 5 through 12
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    Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

    2 hour ranger guided tour of spectacular Gap Cave

  • Cumberland Gap National Historical Park

    Hensley Settlement Tours

    • Fees: $10.00 adults, $5.00 seniors with a senior pass, $5.00 children 12 and under
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    Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM

    Ranger led tours of the historic Hensley Settlement

  • Fort Monroe National Monument

    2017 Campfire Talk Series

    Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

    FREE educational programs for all ages! New topics each week will highlight the natural, historical, or cultural wonders found at Fort Monroe!

  • Fort Monroe National Monument

    Walking Tours

    Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM

    Join us for a daily guided walking tour of Fort Monroe. Tours will explore themes of Fort Monroe, or African American Experience.

  • Prince William Forest Park

    Summer Program - Nature Hike

    Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 10:30 AM

    Join a ranger on a nature hike along Laurel Loop Trail.

  • Prince William Forest Park

    Summer Program - History Talk

    Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time: 2:00 PM

    Learn about the rich history of Prince William Forest Park.

  • Shenandoah National Park

    Night Sky Festival

    Friday, August 18, 2017

    Time:

    A four-day festival celebrating our dark skies. There will be many presentations, hands-on activities, constellation tours and will culminate in viewing the solar eclipse.

  • Shenandoah National Park

    Night Sky Festival

    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Time:

    A four-day festival celebrating our dark skies. There will be many presentations, hands-on activities, constellation tours and will culminate in viewing the solar eclipse.

  • Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Time: 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

    Learn about the Office of Strategic Services ans see where they trained in Prince William Forest Park.

  • Prince William Forest Park

    Summer Program - History Talk

    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Time:

    Learn about the the rich history of Prince William Forest Park.

  • Prince William Forest Park

    Campground Program

    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Time: 6:00 PM

    Ranger programs at the Oak Ridge Campground covering historical and natural topics.

  • Petersburg National Battlefield

    Remembering Weldon and Reams - A Cemetery Walk

    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Time: 11:00 AM,1:00 PM

    Cemetery walk focuses on soldiers who were killed or mortally wounded during the Battles of Weldon Railroad and Reams Station.

  • Fort Monroe National Monument

    Walking Tours

    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Time: 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM

    Join us for a daily guided walking tour of Fort Monroe. Tours will explore themes of Fort Monroe, or African American Experience.

  • George Washington Memorial Parkway

    International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend

    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Witness and operate radio equipment at Jones Point Lighthouse. Talk to other lighthouses around the world. See what communication was like for light keepers prior to the telephone.

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