Learn about what archaeology teaches us about the past. 

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Add to Calendar 10/02/2021 10:00:00 12/31/1969 15:00:00 America/New_York Archeology Family Day

Learn about what archaeology teaches us about the past. 

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Discover Archaeology at Mount Vernon

Discover how archaeology uncovers the past through family-friendly activities. 

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10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Visit the 12-Acre Field to learn about what role archaeology plays at Mount Vernon. Enjoy fun activities such as take home crafts and a field guide explore the estate. 

Activities and take-home craft kits available while supplies last.

Sensory-Friendly Accommodations: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Between 9 a.m. - 11 a.m., Mount Vernon will welcome guests who desire a quieter visit, including individuals on the autism spectrum and those with other sensory processing disorders.

To create a more sensory-friendly experience during this time, hand dryers will be turned off, lights and audio in exhibit spaces will be turned down, and select interactives will be turned off.

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Face masks are recommended indoors for all persons, vaccinated or unvaccinated.

Face masks are required for all unvaccinated guests.

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Estate Hours

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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