Admission is free on Feb. 22 for George Washington’s birthday. Admission tickets will be distributed on-site upon arrival.

Quick Facts

Condition: Original

Where is it Located

About the Paint Cellar

The cellar of the Storehouse and Clerk’s Quarter was used to store the expensive pigments that were painstakingly ground by hand and mixed with linseed oil to make house paint. Maintaining the painted surfaces of the Mansion and outbuildings was a continual, labor-intensive process.

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Estate Hours

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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