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George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate

by George Washington's Mount Vernon Duration 7h Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
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Come see how the first president of the United States of America lived. This self-guided tour allows you to wander about the elegant estate of George and Martha Washington. Feel like you are experiencing the life of George Washington as the Mount Vernon Estate takes you back in time.

Arrive at the 400-acre estate and be awestruck by the sheer beauty of this spectacular mansion. Guide yourself around the formidable house and learn about the legacy of the first American president. See this extraordinary home restored and frozen in time to look exactly how it would have when George and his wife lived here. Explore beautiful gardens, stables, and even get a view of the scenic Potomac River. Walk the grounds and learn about President Washington’s heritage breed animals and even watch a real blacksmith at work.

Enter the museum and education center to satisfy your historical appetite. See original items owned and used by President Washington himself such as his dentures, which are not actually made of wood. Experience the American Revolution as it comes to life in the 4-D theater. Take your time and learn things you may not have known about George Washington including that he had a successful whiskey business.

Come see how the first president of the United States of America lived. This self-guided tour allows you to wander about the elegant estate of George and Martha Washington. Feel like you are experiencing the life of George Washington as the Mount Vernon Estate takes you back in time.

Arrive at the 400-acre estate and be awestruck by the sheer beauty of this spectacular mansion. Guide yourself around the formidable house and learn about the legacy of the first American president. See this extraordinary home restored and frozen in time to look exactly how it would have when George and his wife lived here. Explore beautiful gardens, stables, and even get a view of the scenic Potomac River. Walk the grounds and learn about President Washington’s heritage breed animals and even watch a real blacksmith at work.

Enter the museum and education center to satisfy your historical appetite. See original items owned and used by President Washington himself such as his dentures, which are not actually made of wood. Experience the American Revolution as it comes to life in the 4-D theater. Take your time and learn things you may not have known about George Washington including that he had a successful whiskey business.

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Admission with Sightseeing Cruise

Duration 7h

This ticket gives you admission to the Mount Vernon Estate and a sightseeing cruise along the Potomac River

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George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate

Activity Location

Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens

3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway

Mount Vernon 22121

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • George Washington's Mount Vernon

    3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway

    Mount Vernon 22121


Highlights

  • Extraordinary 400-acre estate home of George Washington

  • Insight into the life of the first president of the US

  • Picturesque gardens & stables housing heritage breed animals

  • Museum & education center with historic items & 4-D theater

  • Self-guided tour allows you to walk through at your own pace


Inclusions

  • Admission to the Mount Vernon estate and grounds

  • Admission to museum and education center


Exclusions

  • Food and beverage

  • Audio-guide


Know Before You Book

  • Children 5 and younger are complimentary.

  • This activity is wheelchair accessible.


George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate ratings based on 14 Verified Reviews

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4.7 out of 5

5/5 Jun 27, 2019

Must see attraction if you’re visiting the DC area. Lots of great activities and ways to learn about American history.

Nicholas C

United States

5/5 Jun 17, 2019

Great place to visit. It is beautiful, lots to see & do. Also very educational. I will definitely go back again.