Mount Vernon is excited to support National History Day, a national history competition for middle and high school students.

For the 2023-2024 school year, National History Day has selected the theme: Turning Points in History.

From George and Martha Washington to the enslaved community, the history of Mount Vernon is full of people who used their voices and positions as part of turning points in history. Dig deeper into their lives by exploring both primary and secondary sources from Mount Vernon.

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