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Explore Freedom's Backyard

We invite you to visit the nations longest National Historic District, where the stories of American freedom are told in uniquely personal terms.

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    Visit each of our sixteen historic attractions for just $15 for an individual, or $25 for a family of four. More information

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Reconstructing the Charley Ross Case: A Discussion with author Carrie Hagen

Reconstructing the Charley Ross Case: A Discussion with author Carrie Hagen

Please join Carrie Hagen, author of the book We is Got Him:  The Kidnapping that Changed America, on April 25th for a presentation and Q&A about the Charley Ross kidnapping of 1874. The discussion will focus on the author’s writing process and research into the extraordinary case, the first documented kidnapping for ransom that happened right here in Germantown. 

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Earth and Arbor Day at Awbury Arboretum

Earth and Arbor Day at Awbury Arboretum

Celebrate Earth and Arbor Day at Awbury Arboretum! Tree planting, plant sales, games, tours, crafts, food for sale, and much more! Fun for the whole family!

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