The view from George Washington’s Mount Vernon is as remarkable now as it was over 200 years ago. The story behind the preservation of that view is the subject of “Women with a View,” a symposium at Mount Vernon on March 9 at 2:00pm.
Come explore Washington's design for his estate, highlighting the first president's interests and talents as a landscape designer.
Bring your favorite doll for a special youth tour of the estate with Mount Vernon's own American girl, "Nelly Custis." Enjoy refreshments with "Lady Washington" and try a colonial craft.
Tickets on sale March 10.
Learn how food was grown, stored, and prepared for the Washington family during this exclusive culinary event. Event includes cocktails in the upper garden, tour of the Mansion, and four-course dinner at the Inn.
Tickets on sale April 1.
Sample wine from 16 Virginia wineries while enjoying the one-of-a-kind view from Washington's lawn overlooking the scenic Potomac River. Learn about the successes and failures of our Founding Father's wine endeavors, and meet "George and Martha Washington" on the Mansion's piazza.
Tickets on sale April 1. (member pre-sale March 24-28)