2:00 pm-2:45 pm
Fort Ethan Allen Park
Families. Register children and adults; children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Fort Ethan Allen was built by the Union Army in September 1861 to command the approach to Chain Bridge and has the most extensive remaining features of any Civil War fort in Arlington. We’ll explore the earthworks and discuss how and why the fort was built. Dress for the weather. Terrain will be uneven and possibly muddy. For information: 703-228-4775. Meet at the Fort Ethan Allen Park parking lot, 3829 N. Stafford Street, Arlington. Registration Required.