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Mount Vernon by Candlelight

Join the Mount Vernon estate for a candlelit character-guided tour and learn more about holiday traditions in 18th-century Virginia!

Date(s):

Friday, November 24, 2017 5:00 pm

Overview:

Experience Mount Vernon in the soft glow of candlelight with character-guided tours of the Mansion. Meet Martha Washington and listen to Mount Vernon residents share stories of past Christmases at the estate before visiting the Slave Quarters, the Blacksmith Shop, and the Greenhouse for 18th-century dancing. Enjoy cider and cookies while listening to fireside caroling. Aladdin the Christmas camel will also be on site. 

Mount Vernon by Candlelight takes place rain or shine. Guests will be allowed entry through the main gate 15 minutes prior to their tour time.

Location:

Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens
Mount Vernon
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, VA 22121
(703) 780-2000

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