Admission is free on Feb. 22 for George Washington’s birthday. Admission tickets will be distributed on-site upon arrival.

In celebration of Presidents' Day, the Washington Presidential Library will be open to the public.

The collection at the Washington Library includes rare books and manuscripts that document the lives of George and Martha Washington and the history of Mount Vernon before 1853. The library holds more than 100 volumes from George Washington’s personal library.

Add to Calendar 02/19/2024 10:00:00 02/19/2024 15:00:00 America/New_York George Washington Presidential Library Open House

In celebration of Presidents' Day, the Washington Presidential Library will be open to the public.

The collection at the Washington Library includes rare books and manuscripts that document the lives of George and Martha Washington and the history of Mount Vernon before 1853. The library holds more than 100 volumes from George Washington’s personal library.

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Free - No ticket required

Go Behind the Scenes at the Library

  • Tour the reading room, library collection, and rare books suite.
  • Hear talks from Mount Vernon staff throughout the day.
  • Learn about the George Washington Leadership Institute, which offers aspiring and experienced executives leadership training.
  • Hear about upcoming events from the Washington Library, including book talks with bestselling authors.
  • Learn about the Washington Library’s podcasts and digital history projects.
  • Hear from the Learning team about opportunities and programming for teachers and students.
  • Enjoy hot cider and cookies.

About the Library

The Washington Library opened in 2013 and continues to develop its original collections, create dynamic outreach programs, and provide seminars and training programs with a special focus on Washington’s leadership.

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