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George Washington's Birthday Celebration at Ferry Farm

George Washington's Birthday at Ferry Farm

Monday, February 19, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Celebrate George Washington’s 286th birthday at his boyhood home with fun activities for the whole family, including games, crafts, exhibits, archaeology lab tours, living history demonstrations, the Stone Throw Challenge (weather permitting), history theater, and birthday cake! “General Washington” will attend the birthday celebration to talk about his youth on the farm!  Learn More...

Learn about the Washington house at Ferry Farm from construction interpreters!

$5 adults; 17 and under free.

A special thank you to the sponsor of George Washington’s Birthday: Peoples Community Bank.
Plan a Visit - Kenmore

Both Sites Reopen March 1!

Historic Kenmore and Ferry Farm open for the 2018 season on Thursday, March 1. With the first floor of Kenmore completely refurnished and the Washington house opening soon, it should be an exciting year! Plan your visit… 
Tea and Tour: The Ladies at Kenmore

Family Tea and Tour

Saturday, March 24, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Please join us for an interactive tea and tour at Kenmore! Costumed guides will lead you and your children as you learn what it was like to grow up in the eighteenth century. The tour of Kenmore will include hands-on activities showing how children learned to be proper ladies and gentleman. The program will culminate with learning the finer points of tea service, including sitting down to your own tea party!  Learn more…  
Grandparent/Grandchild One-Day Archaeology Camp

One-Day Archaeology Camp

Thursday, April 5
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

An extraordinary program for grandchildren and grandparents! Discover archaeology – and create lasting memories – as part of a supervised excavation. This one-day camp, during spring break, is an excellent opportunity for grandchildren and grandparents to explore George Washington’s boyhood home together! Learn More...
Save the dates for educational programs, special events, and summer experiences such
as History Camp in Historic Fredericksburg, June 25-29! View the 2018 Calendar of Events
for a comprehensive list of programs at Historic Kenmore and George Washington's Ferry Farm. 
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