Visit Mount Vernon's Gardens
Summer at Mount Vernon always brings forth the best in our many gardens at the Estate. To learn more about the history and beauty of Mount Vernon’s gardens please check out our selection of videos. And come on out to Mount Vernon to see these magical places with your own eyes.
Washington's Upper Garden (01:45)
Garden and Landscape Tours
This 45-minute guided walking tour examines Washington's brilliant design for the grounds around Mount Vernon. Visit the gardens he created, see some of the original trees, and learn how he merged areas for work and leisure to create a master plan for his beloved home. Learn more