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Book Arts at George Washington's Mount Vernon

Book Arts at George Washington


Explore book making during the 18th century and George Washington's own writings. Listen to Tobias Lear, Washington’s personal secretary, read from Washington’s only published book.

Learn about the trades associated with book making with special guests from Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Trades team. Visitors can also create their own journal about their visit inspired by Washington’s own travel journal.


August 24, 2024 - August 25, 2024
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fairfax County

George Washington's Mount Vernon
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, VA 22121

Category: Special Event
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