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Tour Mount Vernon by Candlelight

December 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am

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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 11, 2021

One event on December 19, 2021 at 12:00 am

Visit with Mrs. Washington and other 18th-century residents of Mount Vernon in a 45-minute candlelit tour of the historic area at Mount Vernon, followed by a reception with live music, cider, and cookies.

Costumed character actors portraying George Washington’s family, friends, and enslaved or hired staff will share stories of Christmases’ past. Discover the dining and hospitality traditions of 18th-century Virginia as you visit the Slave Quarters, outbuildings, and Washington’s Mansion.


George Washington’s Mount Vernon
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy
Mount Vernon, VA 22121 United States
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