Extra Fee AppliesFree (Ticket Required)Steps, Hills, DistancesWeather DependentFamily-friendly
Steps, Hills, Distances
Extra Fee Applies
Premium Mansion Tour
Go behind-the-scenes for an in-depth, guided exploration of the Mansion to see areas not normally open to guests. Discover how George Washington expanded, decorated, and furnished his home in this hour-long exclusive tour.
Go behind-the-scenes of the blockbuster movie "National Treasure: Book of Secrets" at Mount Vernon. This popular tour combines Hollywood and history, giving visitors stories about the filming and information on how the locations were used during Washington's time.
Witness Washington’s innovative treading process, learning first-hand how Washington separated grain from straw. Costumed staff will lead Mount Vernon’s horses as they tread wheat in the 16-sided barn.
Talk with the people who knew George Washington best and see him through the eyes of his family, friends, and servants. You might even gain a new perspective on the General.
From Monday through Friday, the performances will take place in the Interpretive Center. On the weekends, the performances will be moved to the tent on the north lane near the entrance to the upper garden.