Nov. 29 & 30, Dec. 1
(Friday, Saturday, & Sunday)
Dec. 7-22 (Saturday and Sunday Only)
An expert Mount Vernon guide will walk your guests along candlelit lanes, sharing the history of Christmases past as you approach Washington’s beloved home. Meet characters from Washington’s time, including “Martha Washington” and “Nelly Custis,” inside the Mansion as you hear stories about how the Washingtons’ celebrated Christmas.
Nov. 29, 2013 - Jan. 6, 2014
Open daily, including Christmas Day and New Year's Eve
Mount Vernon decks the halls with themed Christmas trees on the estate and festive greenery in the Mansion. Tour the rarely-open third floor of the Mansion and get a glimpse of how the Washingtons might have decorated and entertained during the holiday season.
This event is included in general admission.