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Mount Vernon by Candlelight @ George Washington’s Mount Vernon

December 17, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Mount Vernon for a candlelit guided tour and hear about holiday traditions in 18th-century Virginia. You and your family can meet 18th-century residents of Mount Vernon in a 45-minute candlelit tour of the Mount Vernon estate on November 24-25 and December 1-2, 8-9, & 17, 2023.

Hear stories of Christmases past from costumed character actors portraying Washington’s family, friends, and enslaved or hired staff. Plus, view themed Christmas trees in the Ford Orientation Center, walk through the lantern-lit historic area, listen to 18th-century music and caroling while enjoying complimentary ginger cookies and spiced cider, browse The Shops at Mount Vernon, and more as Mount Vernon celebrates the build-up to the 250th Anniversary of American Independence.

Tickets are required and can be purchased at the link below.


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