George Washington's Distillery & Gristmill

  • ADDRESS:
  • Route 235, three miles from Mount Vernon Estate
  • Mount Vernon, VA 22121
  • PHONE:
  • (703) 780-2000
  • Details

    Demonstrations by costumed distillers and millers take visitors through the historic processes of whiskey-making and flour and cornmeal production. George Washington's Distillery is the only authentic 18th-century distillery in the country, and his water-powered gristmill features an automated system with four floors of intricate gears and shafts.

    Combined ticket with Mount Vernon available. Open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., April through October.

  • Events

    Distilling in Action

    • George Washington's Distillery & Gristmill
    • Recurring weekly on Saturday until November 11, 2017

    Take a VIP tour of Mount Vernon's Distillery and Gristmill and observe Mount Vernon's tradesmen…

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