“The Struggle for Survival” Richmond 1863 Running Tour

Date: 
October 6, 2013 - 1:30pm - 3:45pm
Location: 
Richmond
Event Type: 
Series
Contact: 
Hilliary Turner
Email: 
hturner@moc.org
Address: 
1201 E. Clay St.
Phone: 
(855) 649-1861 x122

Combine history and fitness on this Civil War running tour of downtown Richmond! The year 1863 was a year of epidemics, accidents, inflation, riots, and death.  Richmonders, striving to make ends meet, mourned the loss of a hero and wondered whether their sacrifices had all been in vain.  Step back in time on this two-hour, 2.39 mile tour and discover a city immersed in a desperate battle for survival.  The tour begins at the Museum of the Confederacy.  Advance reservations required.  Click here to register online. Please contact Hilliary Turner at (855) 649-1861 x 122 or hturner@moc.org for more information.  Cost: $5 for members, $15 for non-members (includes Museum admission).