Where to Get in the Holiday Spirit in Washington D.C.
It’s the jolliest time of the year! Whether you’re a jolly elf or a big ole Grinch, there are a few activities that will put a smile on everyone’s face this holiday season. One of those for many people is going to look at other people’s Christmas light displays! Looking for some ideas for a great way to get in the holiday spirit here in Washington D.C.? Spend your evening visiting this local place that will be sure to make you feel merry!
Tudor Place Historic House and Gardens – Experience one of the city’s most historic destinations (just ten minutes away from your Wray apartment!) with a lantern light tour taking place Dec. 7, 9, 11, 14 and 16. Explore this local Georgetown Historic House by candlelight to learn about traditional holiday celebrations, and then, journey through the lantern-lit gardens on a guided-tour as you learn about the Peter family’s Christmas traditions.
Tudor Place Historic House & Garden preserves the stories of six generations of descendants of Martha Washington, and the enslaved and free people who lived and worked at this Georgetown landmark for nearly two centuries. A model of Federal-period architecture in the nation’s capital, Tudor Place sits on 5 ½ acres in the heart of Georgetown and houses over 18,000 decorative objects, including the largest Washington Collection outside of Mount Vernon.
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