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Live’s Bound Together: Slavery at George Washington’s Mount Vernon

January 22

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Slavery at Mt Vernon
Mount Vernon

Through household furnishings, art works, archaeological discoveries, documents, and interactive displays, the exhibition, which spans 4,400 square feet throughout all seven galleries of the Donald W. Reynolds Museum, demonstrates how closely intertwined the lives of the Washingtons were with those of the enslaved. Nineteen enslaved individuals are featured throughout the exhibit, represented with life-size silhouettes and interactive touchscreens providing biographical details.

Venue

Mount Vernon
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, 22121 United States
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Website:
http://www.mountvernon.org/plan-your-visit/directions-parking-transportation/