Woodlawn Plantation Tours

Sunday, October 13, 2013 - Saturday, November 30, 2013
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This event occurs every week on the following day(s): Monday Friday Saturday Sunday

Cost: $10 general admission, $8 seniors and active military, $5 children

Sponsored by: National Trust for Historic Preservation

Woodlawn, the first site operated by the National Trust, was originally part of George Washington’s Mount Vernon. In 1799, he gave the site to his nephew, Lawrence Lewis, and Lewis’ new bride, Nelly Parke Custis, Martha’s granddaughter, in hopes of keeping Nelly close to Mount Vernon. The newly married couple built the Georgian/Federal house designed by William Thornton, architect of the U.S. Capitol.

Guided tours of the historic mansion are offered Fridays to Mondays at noon and 1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m.

Location:
Woodlawn Plantation
9000 Richmond Highway
Alexandria, VA 22309

Event Contact Info:
woodlawn@savingplaces.org
703-780-4000
www.woodlawnpopeleighey.org/hours