Dinner for the Washingtons Walking Tour

Address
George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens
South end George Washington Parkway
Mount Vernon, VA 22121
Region Northern Virginia
Locality Fairfax
Phone: (703) 780-2000
Email info@mountvernon.org
Website www.mountvernon.org

Ever wonder what George Washington ate for dinner? The Dinner for the Washingtons walking tour goes behind-the-scenes to find out how food was prepared and served before the era of microwaves and TV dinners. The one-hour walking tour showcases food, hospitality, and dining at Mount Vernon by taking an in-depth look at locations around the Estate, including the Mansion's basement. The tour will end in Mount Vernon's greenhouse with a special tasting.



Admission Fee: This special tour costs $5 per person in addition to estate admission.

Last Updated: 5/16/2014 11:37 AM
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