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Mother's Day and Father's Day Open House

Mother's Day Open House  - Second Sunday in May

Mothers and their families are admitted free at the Friendship Firehouse Museum on Mother’s Day.  For this special day, the firehouse photographer will be taking complimentary portraits. Come pose alongside the historic equipment that fought fires in early 19th – century Alexandria.  Learn about the suction pumper, and other artifacts such as parade hats and speaking trumpets.  Youngsters will also receive a fire hat of their very own. Free admission!

Mother and Daughters Outside of Friendship Firehouse Museum

Father's Day Open House - Third Sunday in June

The Friendship Firehouse Museum is free for fathers and their families on Father’s Day. The firehouse photographer will be on duty, so dads can take home a complimentary photograph. Come have a family portrait taken with the historic equipment that fought fires in early 19th – century Alexandria.  See the locally-made hose reel, and find out about artifacts such as hose, buckets and axes. Free fire hats for children. Free admission!

For more information, call 703.746.3891.

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