Mount Vernon: George Washington's Estate & Gardens

  • 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway,
  • Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Phone: (703) 780-2000
  • Fax: (703) 799-8609

The colorful Adventure Map is free for families with the purchase of a child's admission ticket to George Washington's home. It guides children in a quest to solve nine puzzles.

General
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Gardens & Groves: George Washington's Landscape at Mount Vernon

  • February 22, 2014 - January 10, 2016
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Mount Vernon invites visitors to explore George Washington’s design for the grounds of his estate, highlighting the first president’s View Details

National Treasure Tour

  • March 01, 2014 - October 31, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway,, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

The National Treasure Tour is dedicated to the behind-the-scenes filming of the blockbuster movie "National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets" at View Details

Through My Eyes Character Tour

  • March 01, 2014 - October 26, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday

Step back in time for a 45-minute immersive experience. Join people from Washington's world, like his granddaughter, personal secretary, or farm View Details

Garden and Landscape Tour at Mount Vernon

  • April 01, 2014 - October 31, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

This 45-minute guided walking tour examines Washington's brilliant design for the grounds around Mount Vernon. Visit the gardens he created, see some View Details

Slave Life at Mount Vernon Tour

  • April 01, 2014 - December 31, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Tours of slave life and gardens enrich the visitor experience by providing in-depth knowledge of these fascinating subjects during the 45-minute View Details

Dinner for the Washingtons Tour

  • April 05, 2014 - October 26, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday

Ever wonder what George Washington ate for dinner? The Dinner for the Washingtons walking tour goes behinds the scenes to find out how food was View Details

Saving Mount Vernon Tour

  • April 05, 2014 - October 26, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday

During this one-hour tour, visit the rarely seen Mansion basement and wander the historic area to learn of the heroics of the estate’s View Details

Gentleman Distiller: Whiskey Tasting & Dinner

  • September 12, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121

Learn more about Washington’s role as “Distiller in Chief” at this exclusive event! The evening begins with a reception at the View Details

Ford Evening Book Talks

  • September 18, 2014
  • Address: 3600 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121

The Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington invites you to join us for our monthly Ford Evening Book Talk, which features View Details

Colonial Market & Fair

  • September 20, 2014 - September 21, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

The annual Colonial Market & Fair at Mount Vernon features dozens of America’s finest craftspeople and plenty of family fun! Fifty View Details

Fall Wine Festival & Sunset Tour

  • October 03, 2014 - October 05, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Enjoy live blues and spectacular views of the Potomac River while sampling wine from 16 Virginia wineries. Visitors learn about the successes and View Details

Brewing History: Beer Tasting, Tour & Dinner

  • October 24, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121

Mount Vernon hosts a special beer dinner, brewing demonstration, and private Mansion tour for guests at the first president’s estate. Learn View Details

Capturing an American Icon: Fall Photo Workshop at Mount Vernon

  • October 25, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121

Join Mount Vernon for an exciting new program, Capturing an American Icon: Fall Photo Workshop at Mount Vernon, offered in partnership with View Details

Fall Harvest Family Days

  • October 25, 2014 - October 26, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Mount Vernon celebrates the autumn season with Fall Harvest Family Days! The entire family enjoys autumn activities including wagon rides, wheat View Details

Trick-or-Treating at Mount Vernon

  • October 31, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121

A historic treat! Mount Vernon opens its doors for the first time to trick-or-treaters! Join the costumed cast of interpreters for a special View Details

Capturing an American Icon: Fall Photo Workshop at Mount Vernon

  • November 02, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121

Join Mount Vernon for an exciting new program, Capturing an American Icon: Fall Photo Workshop at Mount Vernon, offered in partnership with View Details

Capturing an American Icon: Fall Photo Workshop at Mount Vernon

  • November 10, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121

Join Mount Vernon for an exciting new program, Capturing an American Icon: Fall Photo Workshop at Mount Vernon, offered in partnership with View Details

Mount Vernon Salutes Veterans

  • November 11, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121

In honor of our nation's veterans, Mount Vernon admits FREE all active duty, former, or retired military personnel. Honored guests are also invited to View Details

Our American Girl

  • November 15, 2014
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121

Bring your favorite doll for a special youth tour of the estate with Mount Vernon’s own American girl, “Nelly Custis.” Enjoy View Details

Christmas at Mount Vernon

  • November 28, 2014 - January 06, 2015
  • Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Mount Vernon is joyfully decking the halls for Christmas at Mount Vernon, a special daytime program offered through January. Themed decorations View Details

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