The Jefferson Hotel in DC Celebrates HAMILTON Tour with their Feud of the Founding Fathers Specials
Hamilton, the highly acclaimed Broadway show will be making a national tour stop in Washington DC from June 12 to September 16 at The Kennedy Center. Just 20 minutes from the Center, The Jefferson, one of Washington's finest hotels, will have a special program, "Feud of the Founding Fathers." This is an immersive Jefferson vs Hamilton itinerary and culinary experience that will celebrate one of America's greatest rivalries.
Highlights of the program at The Jefferson include:
-Summer Special: This summer only, reserve three nights for the price of two when booking through the hotel's website.
-Rivalry Pairings: Plume Sommelier David Metz crafted unexpected wine pairings that elevate flavors in the Michelin-starred menu, symbolizing how Hamilton/Jefferson's opposing ideas elevated the foundations of our democracy.
-Rival Cocktails: Cocktails inspired by each founding father at upscale lounge Quill: a botanical-based drink for Jefferson's love of horticulture and a rum-based libation for Hamilton's West Indies' background.
-Pick Your Side Itinerary: A new self-guided DC walking tour with stops honoring each founding father added to the hotel's Discovering American Democracy program, curated by The Jefferson's in-house historian and Georgetown University fellow, Susan Sullivan Lagon, Ph.D.
-Saturday Talks: In-house historian Susan Sullivan Lagon, Ph.D. delves into the statesmen's' differences. Learn why Jefferson believed in greater state powers, while Hamilton wanted a strong central government.
-Book Room: Access to books on both Jefferson and Hamilton that guests can leisurely peruse on the plush velvet sofa.
The Jefferson Hotel is located at 1200 16th St. NW, Washington, DC 20036. For booking and more information, call 202.448.2300 and visit: https://www.jeffersondc.com/.
To learn about the Hamilton performances at The Kennedy Center, visit: http://www.kennedy-center.org/.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of The Jefferson