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Washington's Birthday Open House


Celebrate George Washington’s birthday and Presidents’ Day at Fraunces Tavern Museum with dollar admission!

Can't get enough Washington? Make sure to check out our Scott Gallery featuring A Stoic Countenance: Portraits of George Washington exhibition. Then, head up to the McEntee Gallery to sneak a peek at a lock of Washington's hair and a fragment of his tooth!



The Guided Tours listed below are FREE with regular Museum admission and are offered at the following times:

Saturday, Feb. 23
1:00pm - Fighting for Freedom
2:00pm - Fighting for Freedom

Sunday, February 24
1:00pm - Fighting for Freedom
2:00pm - Fighting for Freedom
3:00pm - Museum Tour

Did you know? ~ George Washington was born on February 11, 1731. During this time North America was following the Julian Calendar. However, in 1752 Britain and its colonies adopted the Gregorian Calendar, which had an eleven day difference to accommodate leap years. Therefore, George Washington's birthday is now recognized as February 22, 1732.

Earlier Event: February 14
Love in the Time of Revolution