Learn about the holiday season at Mount Vernon in the 18th century.  

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A limited number of tickets will be available at the gate on December 4 for members and the general public. 

For guaranteed entry, we recommend reserving your tickets in advance online.

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Add to Calendar 12/04/2021 10:00:00 12/31/1969 15:00:00 America/New_York Holiday Family Day

Learn about the holiday season at Mount Vernon in the 18th century.  

Reserve Your Tickets in Advance

A limited number of tickets will be available at the gate on December 4 for members and the general public. 

For guaranteed entry, we recommend reserving your tickets in advance online.

Get Tickets

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Holidays in the 18th Century at Mount Vernon

Discover how how the holiday season was commemorated in the 18th century through family-friendly activities. 

Family Hub

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Visit the 12-Acre Field to learn about the holiday season at Mount Vernon. Enjoy fun activities such as take home crafts and a holiday passport to 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.

Safety Measures

  • Social Distancing: We ask guests to maintain 6-feet of social distancing. Signage is placed throughout the estate to remind guests.
  • Facial Coverings: All guests and staff will be required to wear facial coverings both indoors and outdoors when social distancing cannot be maintained.
  • Hand Sanitizer: We have installed hand sanitizer stations around the estate as well as signage promoting proper hygiene.
  • Enhanced Cleaning: Mount Vernon's staff will provide regular enhanced cleaning in high touch areas throughout the day.

Learn more about safety measures on the estate.

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