Congress

Solitaire Rules

Congress Solitaire/Patience rules for Congress

Object of the game
Move all the cards to the foundations
Deck
Two standard decks (104 cards)
Foundation
  • Eight foundations built up by suit from Ace to King
  • Once on the foundation, cards may not be moved
Tableau
  • Eight tableau piles built down, regardless of suit
  • The top card of each pile is available for play on the foundations or another tableau pile
  • Empty spaces are immediately filled by the top card of the waste or the top card of the stock
  • Once all cards from the stock pile is depleted, an empty space may not be filled
Stock
  • When selected, deals One card to the waste pile
  • There is no redeal, only one pass through the stock is allowed
Waste
  • The top card of the waste is available for play on the foundations or the tableau piles

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