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.
Get your hands dirty and plant wheat, oats, and barley just like Washington did as he experimented with the best practice of growing these grains. Watch their progress online throughout the growing season.