Mount Vernon is open late—just for members!

Members and their guests may explore the grounds after hours, purchase a picnic, and dine al fresco on the lawn.

Members also receive 20% off on all purchases from the Shops.

Reserve Your Spot

Add to Calendar 05/23/2021 18:00:00 05/23/2021 20:30:00 America/New_York Mount Vernon After Hours: Exclusively for Members

Mount Vernon is open late—just for members!

Members and their guests may explore the grounds after hours, purchase a picnic, and dine al fresco on the lawn.

Members also receive 20% off on all purchases from the Shops.

Reserve Your Spot

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Free for Members

Free for Members

Join us for an exclusive members-only evening at George Washington’s Mount Vernon.

  • Explore the gardens and grounds
  • Visit the Farm or stroll along the wharf for a view across the Potomac River (closes at 8 p.m.)
  • Meander through the Forest Trail until 8 p.m.
  • Pay your respect at the Slave Memorial & Cemetery (closes at 8 p.m.)
  • See the final resting place of George and Martha at the Washington's Tomb until 8 p.m.
  • The Shops at Mount Vernon will be open until 8:30 p.m.

The Mansion will be closed during this event.

Outside food and drink is not allowed.

  • Members may pre-order a picnic (see below).
  • Wine can be purchased on-site.
  • Concessions will also be available at the Food Truck on the 12-acre field.

Space is limited and complimentary tickets must be reserved in advance.

Purchase a Picnic

Picnics are available for pre-order through the Mount Vernon Inn.

View Picnic Options

 

Picnic Order Deadlines

Picnics must be purchased by 5 p.m. on the Thursday before each picnic.

Event Date Order Deadline
July 11 July 8 by 5 p.m.
Sept. 5 Sept. 2 by 5 p.m.
Order Picnic

Face Coverings

Fully vaccinated individuals are not required to wear a face covering.

Those who are not vaccinated are required to wear face coverings outdoors when social distancing is not possible.

This policy applies to both staff and guests.

 

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