Tudor Place Historic House and Garden is in Georgetown at 1644 31st St. N.W. Guided 1-hour tours take visitors through this 1816 neoclassic house built for Thomas Peter and his wife, Martha Custis Peter, granddaughter of Martha Washington. It reflects six generations of family life illustrated in paintings, furniture and decorative arts, including a historically important collection of Mount Vernon heirlooms. Landscaped grounds and a garden, which can be seen on a self-guiding tour, surround the house.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
House tour $10; $8 (ages 62+, military with ID and college students with ID); $3 (ages 5-17). Self-guiding garden tour $3.
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Hours: House tours are given on the hour Tues.-Sat. 10-3, Sun. noon-3, Feb.-Dec. Grounds and garden open to visitors Tues.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4, Feb.-Dec. Guided garden tours are available by appointment. Closed Easter, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.