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Courtyard Gaithersburg Washingtonian Center

204 Boardwalk Place  Gaithersburg  Maryland  20878  USA 

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Visitor's Guide: Washington DC

Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens

Lovely Mansion and Grounds
  • Neighborhood: Crystal City
  • Category: Local History & Culture
  • Hours: Tu to Sa from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Train: "Van Ness-UDC
  • Accessible for persons with disabilities: yes

Description

The Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens is the legacy of Marjorie Merriweather Post, a famous socialite and founder of General foods. The 40-room mansion dates back to the 1920s and houses a huge collection of art, jewelry and other artifacts that belong to her. View rare Faberge eggs, historic portraits, exquisite tapestries and pieces of china. Walk through the landscaped gardens and enjoy the colorful flowers and plants.

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