Posted on 05.31.19

Learn About American History at the Gadsby’s Tavern Museum

Have you ever tasted a cocktail recipe from the 1800s? Neither had many locals until heading to the Gadsby’s Tavern Museum’s Historic Beverage Events. This museum and recreation hub in Alexandria dating back to the late-1700s makes history fun, crafting unique experiences that will have you yearning for more when it’s all over. 

Soon, they’ll be hosting one of their popular "Facetime with History" events. On the second Sunday of each month, the museum brings back a special guest to Facetime with visitors. This month, the guest is Louisa Catherine Adams, the wife of John Quincy Adams, and it will focus on her experiences being a mother while living abroad.

Standard museum admission prices are only $5, so you can visit frequently to uncover all the hidden historical gems that Gadsby’s Tavern Museum have to offer.