Mount Vernon welcomes homeschooling families to discover the 18th century by exploring the Farm at Mount Vernon!

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Add to Calendar 03/08/2021 09:00:00 03/09/2021 16:00:00 America/New_York Homeschool Day

Mount Vernon welcomes homeschooling families to discover the 18th century by exploring the Farm at Mount Vernon!

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Special Rate for Homeschool Families:
Children 5 and under: Free
Ages 6-18: $12
Adults: $14

Activities at the Farm

On the Farm from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.:

  • Watch costumed historic trades interpreters produce 18th-century goods.
  • Learn about George Washington's innovative farming practices.
  • Visit a reconstructed cabin for an enslaved family.
  • Meet some of Mount Vernon's animals.

In the Historic Area:

  • Learn about seeds and sundials in the 18th century from 9am - 3:30pm. 
  • Enjoy Music of the Revolution at select times.
  • Discover experimentation with plants through movement at select times. 

Mansion Access

Due to COVID-19, access to the Mansion is limited. A limited number of Mansion tours are available to add on to your order during checkout. 

Please note that schedule is subject to change.

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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9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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