19th Century Cruises on the Potomac
Not only was the picturesque cruise enjoyable, but it also was safer and more convenient than the perilous roads that had to be traversed on the 16-mile journey from the nation's capital to Mount Vernon.
Feb. 20: Mount Vernon will be closed today due to the winter storm.
Experience George Washington's Mount Vernon from a different perspective during a narrated sightseeing excursion on the Potomac River.
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Climb aboard the Spirit of Mount Vernon for a 45-minute sightseeing tour. Learn about the river's history and discover its importance to Washington's business ventures. Be sure to look for the eagles and osprey that live along the shores.
Please allow 30 minutes to walk to the Wharf to meet your boat. Tours depart promptly, and late arrivals cannot be accommodated. General admission is required.