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Mount Vernon: A Courtesy Call at the Home of the Commander-in-Chief (April)

Description:

Click here for a charming interactive map of the Estate

MountVernonhttp://www.mountvernon.org/plan-your-visit/map-of-the-estate-gardens/#

Join the Military Libraries Group as they go on a Special Visit to Mount Vernon on Saturday, Apr 18, 2015. Meet at 10:15 am at the new Visitors Center near the delightful statues of Martha and George with the Grandchildren. Spring is a beautiful time at Mount Vernon.

If you have not visited Mount Vernon in a few years, you are in for a treat as our Guide takes us through the new Center, a tour of the Mansion (including the third floor!), the various colonial era buildings and beautiful gardens. We will pay our respects and complete our visit with a Wreath Laying at the Tomb of George Washington.

WHO: All Members of DC/SLA

WHAT: Special Tour of Mount Vernon – A Courtesy a the Home of the Commander-in-Chief

WHERE: Mount Vernon Estate, 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA (Your name will be on the list; look for MLG Member by the Ticket Office to confirm; then proceed to Visitors Ctr)

WHEN: Saturday, Apr 18, 2015 (Final day of National Library Week) @ 10:15 am

HOW: Transportation Options: Biking, Boat, Bus, or Car

http://www.mountvernon.org/plan-your-visit/directions-parking-transportation/

COST: $18.00 per person (NOT available for 75th Jubilee VIP Discount) Adult rate only.

TOUR LIMIT: 25 Your guests are welcome, too.

DRESS: Comfortable walking shoes and weather appropriate gear

LUNCH: Food Court and Gift Shop after the Special Tour

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/QUESTIONS: Contact Sharon Lenius, leniussa@gmail.com

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