The Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington is a resource for scholars, students, and all those interested in George Washington, colonial America, and the Revolutionary and founding eras.

The library is open to researchers by appointment Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, and is closed on weekends and all major holidays, except Presidents Day. We are located at 3600 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, Virginia 22121. We are not open for public tours.

If you have a research inquiry, or would like to set up a research appointment, please use the button below.

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