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Twilight Tours Through Scottsville History

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Scottsville Museum

290 East Main Stree

Scottsville, VA 24590

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Scottsville Museum announces the sixth annual "Twilight Tours through Scottsville History will be presented on Saturday and Sunday, 20-21 October 2018. Come and take a lamplight stroll through historic Scottsville with your tour guide and encounter town residents from bygone eras. Hear their tales and recollections, see notable places and people brought to life from the pages of history, see notable places and people brought to life from the pages of history

Travel with Christopher Hudson as he recounts his ride to Monticello and warns Jefferson of the approaching British Army in 1781. Meet Cenie Hornung Moon, who lived in Honolulu during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and hear her recount what happened on this date that will live in infamy. Listen to T.J. Sellers, a true son of the South, raised in Esmont, VA. Mr. Sellers was a pioneering African-American journalsit, editor, and newspaper publisher.

Scottsville's own, A. Raymon Thacker, Mayor Emeritus, and several other figures from the past, complete the cast and will recount events spanning from the 1800s until the 1980s. These hour-long, outdoor walking tours are not handicap-accessible and depart every 20 minutes from the Scottsville Museum on Saturday and Sunday, 20-21 October. Please dress appropriately for an outdoor, eveing walking tour.

Returning this year to our Twilight Tours, is an indoor performance (handicap-accessible) at Scottsville's Victory Hall located at 401 Valley Street. Victory Hall will accommodate up to 100 attendees at this performance, and tickets will also be on sale at the theater there This handicap-accessible indoor performance is scheduled from 2-3PM on Sunday, 21 October 2018.

Ticket prices for both outdoor and indoor perforances are $5.00, and proceeds support the Scottsville Museum, a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of Scottsville's history.

Please note, no refunds will be given.

If you have questions, please e-mail Twilight Tours co-chairperson, Terri Long, at smuseum@avenue.org. or leave a voice message at 434-286-2247.



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Scottsville Museum

290 East Main Stree

Scottsville, VA 24590

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