Family Day for Juneteenth: Freedom before Emancipation at George Washington's Mount Vernon

Wed Jun 19, 2024 - Sat Jun 22, 2024
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Repeating every days through June 22, 2024.
10:00am to 3:30pm ET
Age: All Ages
Price: Adults $28; Children (6-11) $15, (5 and under) Free
Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon celebrates Juneteenth by remembering how enslaved people resisted enslavement and sought freedom before the Emancipation Proclamation. Visitors can watch character performances from actors portraying Ona Judge and Christopher Sheels, take a tour of the estate, and honor the lives of those that were enslaved at a commemoration ceremony.

This event is included in admission to Mount Vernon.

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