Bring your dog for this 1.25-mile walking tour and explore canine life at the estate. Along the way, learn about George Washington's love for dogs and his efforts to improve the quality of his hunting dogs through breeding.

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Bring your dog for this 1.25-mile walking tour and explore canine life at the estate. Along the way, learn about George Washington's love for dogs and his efforts to improve the quality of his hunting dogs through breeding.

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$10 in addition to general admission

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Bowling Green Gate

The tour stops at five historic locations where you learn about George Washington's love for dogs, his dogs' unusual names, and his efforts to improve the quality of his hunting dogs through breeding.

A portion of the tickets for this walking tour are offered in advance and the remainder are sold at the ticket window on the day of the tour. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please allow at least 10-15 minutes to walk from the main entrance to the tour’s starting point at the Bowling Green Gate.

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The Washington family loved dogs, and we encourage you to visit George Washington's Mount Vernon with your own furry friend!

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