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Step back in time to walk in George Washington’s footsteps and enjoy lantern-lit lanes at Mount Vernon.

Your evening will include a personalized 90 minutes candlelight tour of the nearby grounds and Mansion with stunning Potomac River views.

Private Evening Tour Options

George Washington's Mansion

Enjoy exclusive access to the most popular historic home in America, including areas rarely seen by the public.

Cost: $85 per guest; maximum 100 guests; $2,500 minimum

Tour Enhancements

Customize your exclusive experience by adding a tour enhancement to your primary tour.

Donald W. Reynolds Education Center

Cost: $10 per guest; $500 minimum*

Donald W. Reynolds Museum

Cost: $10 per guest; $500 minimum*

*Enjoy access to either the Museum or Education Center for just $10 per person, or $15 for both.

People from the Past

Invite a character from Washington’s era to join your group as you tour the Estate or enjoy dinner at the Mount Vernon Inn.

$750 per performance.

"No estate in United America is more pleasantly situated than this."


Discounted Daytime Admission 

Get a head start by arriving at Mount Vernon during regular business hours for a discounted rate of $10 per guest (when added to a Private Evening Tour).

Arrival & Transportation

Mount Vernon invites guests to arrive via private car, bus, or even boat. Please call to arrange.

Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant

To complete your evening, consider a seated dinner and/or reception at the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant, located just steps from George Washington’s historic estate.

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