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Oatlands Historic House and Gardens Tour - POSTPONED
April 25

This event has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date.

At Oatlands, 20850 Oatlands Plantation Lane, Leesburg, VA 20175. The tour will begin at the Carriage House.

Offered as part of AIA Northern Virginia’s celebration of Architecture Month throughout April.

Oatlands is a 19th century plantation owned by a prominent Virginia family, the Carters, in Leesburg. The site is currently owned and operated by the National Trust for Historic Preservation and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a National Historic Landmark. Join Judith Richards, AIA, for an insightful architecture-focused tour about the design and history of this significant property. The tour will be an investigation of historic buildings including the 1804 mansion, 1810 propagation greenhouse, 1821 dependencies and barn and the 1903 carriage house. Landscape design such as the siting, the terraced garden and historic trees will also be discussed.

2 LU|HSW. Tickets are $20. The tour is open to the public, limited to 22 participants, and pre-registration is required. Registration will open soon.

From DC, Arlington, Alexandria: I-66 West to Exit 67 (Dulles Airport) to 267 West (toll road) to Leesburg. Exit 1A then second right (15 South Warrenton). Oatlands front gates are five miles on the left.
From Fairfax: Route 50 to Route 15 North at Gilbert’s Corner. Turn right (north). Oatlands front gates are six miles on the right.