Visit the historic home of America's first president, George Washington, just a short drive from Washington, DC.

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General admission includes one-day admittance to the Mount Vernon Estate and from April-October George Washington's Distillery & Gristmill. While we recommend at least three hours for your visit, shorter visits are also possible. View our sample time-based itineraries.

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Sample Itineraries

Coming to Mount Vernon with a specific area of interest or a limited amount of time? Here are some recommendations on what not to miss.

Sample Itineraries

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Mount Vernon is easily accessible by car from Alexandria, Virginia and Washington, DC. Parking is free. You can also reach us by public transportation or via boat cruise, bike (bike rentals are available), and tour bus.

Our Street Address

3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, VA 22121

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Things to Do

From touring the Mansion to exploring our Museum & Education Center, there's something to do for everyone at Mount Vernon.

Things to Do

Where to Eat

Enjoy classic American favorites in a colonial-inspired setting at the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant or quick meals and snacks to go at the Food Court.

Where to Eat

Mount Vernon Official Visitation Guide

From the historic mansion and gardens to the state-of-the-art museum and interactive movie theaters, there's so much to see!

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25% Off Admission During Mansion Closure - January 27 to February 9

Mansion Tours will not be offered from January 27 – February 9, while important preservation work is performed. Guests may still visit our historic grounds, outbuildings, Washington’s Tomb, museum, and education center with a 25% discount on admission.

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