Why were 18th-century beds so short? How were the mattresses stuffed? Where are the bathrooms? On this interactive family tour, discover the answers to these questions and learn what daily life was like in George Washington's time.

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Add to Calendar 03/01/2019 13:00:00 12/31/1969 America/Rio_Branco Surviving the 18th Century

Why were 18th-century beds so short? How were the mattresses stuffed? Where are the bathrooms? On this interactive family tour, discover the answers to these questions and learn what daily life was like in George Washington's time.

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$10 in addition to general admission

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Mansion Circle

During this 40-minute tour, visit the necessary, gardener's house, the wash house, and the well to learn about 18th-century hygiene habits. Expert tour guides answer your questions and show personal maintenance objects you can examine.

Please allow 10-15 minutes to walk from the Orientation Center to the Mansion Circle to meet your tour guide.

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