On Saturday, February 24, 2018, from 1 - 4 p.m., please join us for the 2018 George Washington Birthday Symposium at the George Washington Masonic National Memorial.
101 Callahan Drive, Alexandria, VA
FREE TO THE PUBLIC
President Washington’s Journeys Through the United States of America
The Origins of His Excellency’s Character: George Washington and the American West
Matthew Costello, Ph.D., Senior Historian, The White House Historical Association
Roads to Independence: Washington’s Travels During the Revolution
Joseph Stoltz, Ph.D., Digital Historian, The Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington, Mt. Vernon
President Washington’s Political Genius: A Journey of the American People
Prof. Timothy Breen, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Northwestern University, James Marsh Professor at large, University of Vermont, Author of George Washington’s Journey: The President Forges a New Nation (Simon & Schuster, 2016); copy of book for sale and signing before and after the symposium
PANEL QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOLLOWS THIRD SPEAKER
The George Washington Symposium is held annually on Washington’s Birthday to provide the public with contemporary research on the life of George Washington.
Mark A. Tabbert, the Memorial’s Director of Collections, serves as the Symposium’s Master of Ceremonies.
Admission is free, but registration is requested. Please REGISTER HERE!!
For the whole list of birthday events, including a reception, concert, and a banquet, please click here!