December 2 || 11:00am-5:00pm

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On December 4, 1783, nine days after the last British soldiers left American soil, General George Washington visited Fraunces Tavern. He invited his officers of the Continental Army to thank them for their service and to bid them farewell. To commemorate Washington’s emotional farewell to his Officers that took place in the Long Room on December 4, 1783, a special reenactment of the farewell will occur throughout the day on DECEMBER 2 in the famous Long Room. Visitors will enjoy $1 admission for this exciting day of events; which will also include additional public guided tours!



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Plan Your visit

See the room where General George Washington gave his famous farewell to his officers at the end of the Revolution, view a breathtaking collection of Revolutionary War paintings by artist John Ward Dunsmore, and more. Book your guided tour today.

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Collection

Access the Museum's Collection Online and explore the revolutionary past. Learn more.

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Exhibitions

Confidential: The American Revolution's Agents of Espionage features never before seen objects from the Museum's collection that tell the story of how tailors, school teachers, and enslaved people operated as secret agents, gathering intelligence for the Patriot cause. 

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Book Club

Our picks for the 2018 Book Club season are in! Are you a #revolutionary book worm? Join the Fraunces Tavern Museum book club today!

Upcoming Events

Fraunces Tavern Museum offers a variety of programs that allow visitors to experience the American Revolution and Early American history in NYC. Join us for our evening lecture series, book club, special events, and more.

 

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Private Events

Whether you are looking for a venue for a ceremony, cocktail party, or business retreat, Fraunces Tavern Museum has a unique space that fits your needs. Host your next private event in one of NYC's oldest buildings!