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2019 Georgetown Garden Tour May 11

April 14, 2019

Large and small, some never seen before, the 2019 Georgetown Garden Tour provides a visit to the elegant, the secret, the intimate and surprisingly spacious gardens of Washington’s oldest neighborhood.

 

This year’s tour takes place on Saturday, May 11 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.  

 

Tickets are $40 before April 30 on the website.

 

On May 1 the ticket price will be $45 on the website and on the day of the tour at Christ Church, 3116 O Street, NW, Washington, D.C.

Refreshments for ticket holders will be served from 2 pm to 4 pm at Christ Church.

 

The tour is sponsored by the Georgetown Garden Club to benefit local organizations with emphasis on the preservation and maintenance of public gardens, parks and green spaces. Past beneficiaries have included Book Hill Park, Tudor Place gardens, Trees for Georgetown, the rose garden at Montrose Park, Rose Park, Volta Park Habitat Garden, Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy and the Georgetown Waterfront Park.


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Watch Cherry Blossoms Peak

March 7, 2019

According to the Washington Post's Capital Weather Gang, peak bloom for our beloved Cherry Blossoms will fall sometime "between April 1 and 5, centered on the 3rd."

"That is right around the historical average, Cherry Blossom Watch reports. "Last year, the peak bloom fell on April 5. The buds are currently a bit behind where they were at this date last year, and we're currently in a cold spell that is slowing things down further. But the current weather forecasts through the rest of March point to warmer temperatures to bring things back up to speed."

 


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Washington Dollar Days at Tudor Place

February 6, 2019

Practice frugality our founding father would approve of during the month of George Washington's birth. Take Tudor Place tours in February for a buck.  Members free, as always.

 

Book early, tours will sell out especially on weekends. House tours sold out on your chosen day? You can still visit the garden.

 

Come to the Visitor Center for admission and your free self-guided garden map and audio tour.

 

Practice frugality our founding father would approve of during the month of George Washington's birth. 

 

DC's only historic house museum with family ties to Martha and George Washington, highlights of the Washington Collection will be on display as part of all house tours.

 

Tours offered every day but Monday; last tour of the day starts at 3:00 pm.

Click here to register for a date and time. If you have any questions, please call 202.965.0400 or email education@tudorplace.org.


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