Where to Beat the Heat in Fredericksburg
When it’s hot outside and your air conditioner is broken, why not explore Fredericksburg while you wait for air conditioning repairs? You will find there are numerous fun and historical places to beat the heat and learn more about this remarkable city.
Go On A Trolley Tour
Why walk when you can ride? Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg is an excellent opportunity to relax and ride around town, while learning about the city’s history. Fredericksburg is the home of several historical buildings, battlefields and national parks. If you are a history fan, the atmosphere is sure to please.
Gari Melcher’s Home and Studio at Belmont
Enjoy a historic love story at Gari Melcher’s Home and Studio at Belmont, while having the opportunity to enjoy nature. You can hear the timeless love story between artist Gari Melchers and his student, Corrine. As you view the home, turned into a museum, you can observe the work of such a rich and prominent artist of his time. The Belmont also has nature trails, gardens and a gift shop.
Goolrick’s is not just any pharmacy. The pharmacy has been around for hundreds of years and is still refilling prescriptions. You can beat the heat inside the pharmacy by enjoying the historic nature of the building and the retro decor. Don’t forget to have some of the great food offered at Goolrick’s. You can enjoy sandwiches, desserts and a classic soda fountain.
Artful Dimensions Gallery
Why not go indoors and explore art while making some of your own? At Artful Dimensions Gallery, you can indulge your inner artist by viewing incredible 3-D works of art by numerous creatives. If you are in the mood to learn, register for a class and explore topics from mixed media to stained glass.