Carlyle House Historic Park

Visit the only 18th century Palladian-style house in Alexandria, Virginia at Carlyle House Historic Park. The Carlyle House served as the headquarters of British General Braddock during the French and Indian War, which is where he and five colonial governors planned their early campaigns.

contact info

Hrs: Tues.-Sat. 10AM-4PM, Sun. 12PM-4PM.

School

Visit the only 18th century Palladian-style house in Alexandria, Virginia at Carlyle House Historic Park. The Carlyle House served as the headquarters of British General Braddock during the French and Indian War, which is where he and five colonial governors planned their early campaigns.

supports classroom learning in:
Social Studies.

topics covered:
History, Colonial History, Government, Multicultural, African American.

contact info
Phone: 703-549-2997
Email: Carlyle@NVRPA.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: Early Childhood, Elementary School, Middle School Group Size: 10 min. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Fee Title I or Financial Support: No.

Historic Site Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

Philadelphia’s Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were signed; Boston’s Old State House, where the Boston Massacre and the American Revolution began; Washington D.C.’s National Mall, where Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech; Virginia’s Jamestown settlement, the country’s first colony; Charleston’s Fort Sumter, where the first shots of the Civil War were fired; New York’s Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, where millions of immigrants were introduced to their new home. All of these sites, significant to America’s history, can be visited, toured, and admired. While visiting one of the many historical sites around the country, consider the importance in preserving these sites.

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Carlyle House Historic Park

Visit the only 18th century Palladian-style house in Alexandria, Virginia at Carlyle House Historic Park. The Carlyle House served as the headquarters of British General Braddock during the French and Indian War, which is where he and five colonial governors planned their early campaigns.

contact info

Hrs: Tues.-Sat. 10AM-4PM, Sun. 12PM-4PM.

Scouts

Groups will travel through history at Carlyle House Historic Park, completed by prestigious British merchant John Carlyle in 1753. Take a tour of the museum’s exhibits and see the ¾-acre garden featuring plants that would have been available during the 18th century. Educational programs teach groups about colonial life and African-Americans in 19th-century Virginia.

supports scout badges in:
Social Studies.

topics covered:
History, Colonial History, Government, Multicultural, African American.

contact info
Phone: 703-549-2997
Email: Carlyle@NVRPA.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: Early Childhood, Elementary School, Middle School Group Size: 10 min. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Fee Accessible To: No.

Historic Site Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

Philadelphia’s Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were signed; Boston’s Old State House, where the Boston Massacre and the American Revolution began; Washington D.C.’s National Mall, where Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech; Virginia’s Jamestown settlement, the country’s first colony; Charleston’s Fort Sumter, where the first shots of the Civil War were fired; New York’s Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, where millions of immigrants were introduced to their new home. All of these sites, significant to America’s history, can be visited, toured, and admired. While visiting one of the many historical sites around the country, consider the importance in preserving these sites.

View Lesson Plan>>

Carlyle House Historic Park

Visit the only 18th century Palladian-style house in Alexandria, Virginia at Carlyle House Historic Park. The Carlyle House served as the headquarters of British General Braddock during the French and Indian War, which is where he and five colonial governors planned their early campaigns.

contact info

Hrs: Tues.-Sat. 10AM-4PM, Sun. 12PM-4PM.

Camp

Groups will travel through history at Carlyle House Historic Park, completed by prestigious British merchant John Carlyle in 1753. Take a tour of the museum’s exhibits and see the ¾-acre garden featuring plants that would have been available during the 18th century. Educational programs teach groups about colonial life and African-Americans in 19th-century Virginia.

topics covered:
History, Colonial History, Government, Multicultural, African American.

contact info
Phone: 703-549-2997
Email: Carlyle@NVRPA.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: Early Childhood, Elementary School, Middle School Group Size: 10 min. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Fee Title I or Financial Support: No.

Historic Site Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

Philadelphia’s Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were signed; Boston’s Old State House, where the Boston Massacre and the American Revolution began; Washington D.C.’s National Mall, where Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech; Virginia’s Jamestown settlement, the country’s first colony; Charleston’s Fort Sumter, where the first shots of the Civil War were fired; New York’s Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, where millions of immigrants were introduced to their new home. All of these sites, significant to America’s history, can be visited, toured, and admired. While visiting one of the many historical sites around the country, consider the importance in preserving these sites.

View Lesson Plan>>

Carlyle House Historic Park

Visit the only 18th century Palladian-style house in Alexandria, Virginia at Carlyle House Historic Park. The Carlyle House served as the headquarters of British General Braddock during the French and Indian War, which is where he and five colonial governors planned their early campaigns.

contact info

Hrs: Tues.-Sat. 10AM-4PM, Sun. 12PM-4PM.

Homeschool

Groups will travel through history at Carlyle House Historic Park, completed by prestigious British merchant John Carlyle in 1753. Take a tour of the museum’s exhibits and see the ¾-acre garden featuring plants that would have been available during the 18th century. Educational programs teach groups about colonial life and African-Americans in 19th-century Virginia.

supports classroom learning in:
Social Studies.

topics covered:
History, Colonial History, Government, Multicultural, African American.

contact info
Phone: 703-549-2997
Email: Carlyle@NVRPA.org

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: Early Childhood, Elementary School, Middle School Group Size: 10 min. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Registration: Phone, Email. Cost: Fee Title I or Financial Support: No.

Historic Site Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

Philadelphia’s Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were signed; Boston’s Old State House, where the Boston Massacre and the American Revolution began; Washington D.C.’s National Mall, where Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech; Virginia’s Jamestown settlement, the country’s first colony; Charleston’s Fort Sumter, where the first shots of the Civil War were fired; New York’s Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, where millions of immigrants were introduced to their new home. All of these sites, significant to America’s history, can be visited, toured, and admired. While visiting one of the many historical sites around the country, consider the importance in preserving these sites.

View Lesson Plan>>

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