Christmas at Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon is joyfully decking the  halls for Christmas at Mount Vernon, a special daytime program offered  through January. Themed decorations (including 12 Christmas trees) and  historical chocolate-making demonstrations will be offered. Tour the  rarely-open third floor of the Mansion and learn how the Washingtons  celebrated Christmas. In 1787, George Washington paid 18 shillings to  bring a camel to Mount Vernon for the enjoyment of his guests. During  Christmas at Mount Vernon, visitors can meet a camel on the grounds.

Event Dates/Times

11/28/2014 - 1/6/2015
 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Fees

 $17/adults; $8 child