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Historic House Fair this weekend

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5)- If you'd like to learn more about the historic homes of the Alexandria Garden District, you'll have the chance this weekend.

The Alexandria Historic Preservation Commission is putting on it's first historic house fair.
the event will feature trolley tours through the garden district, information on buying and restoring historic homes, as well as how to apply for historic tax credits.
Organizers say they're excited to show off everything the neighborhood has to offer to the community.

"We want people who don't live in this neighborhood to know what a great place it is- how much the people here love it and sort if celebrate that along with celebrating the historic architecture and the architectural character of the neighborhood and everything it has to offer," says Meghan Lord, of the AHPC.

If you'd like to attend the free event just show up at the 1900 block of White Street. It's from 9am-noon this Saturday.

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