Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden

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Travel back in time to an early 19th-century country resort where New Yorkers came for a day of fun and relaxation. Family-friendly tours highlight activities that were popular in the 1800s. Touch Collection baskets encourage children to role-play life during this time. In the Children’s Corner, young visitors can dress up in reproduction clothing for pretend play in a replica of the historic kitchen. Afterward, try out historic toys and games in the Museum’s backyard garden. Upcoming family programs include Teddy Bear Tea and Washington’s Birthday Ball.