Celebrate the first president of the United States at his beloved home.

Add to Calendar 02/21/2022 09:00:00 02/21/2022 16:00:00 America/New_York Washington's Birthday Celebration

Celebrate the first president of the United States at his beloved home.

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Free Admission to Mount Vernon

Admission is free for George Washington's birthday. 

The number of tickets available is limited and can only be reserved in advance online. 

Ticket Release Dates

  • Members can reserve a limited number of tickets starting February 1.
  • Non-Members can reserve tickets starting February 12.

Tickets Not Available On-Site

Tickets will not be distributed on-site. 

The Mansion will be closed during this event.

Schedule of Events

10 a.m. - Presidential Wreath Laying Ceremony

This event is not open to the public but will be livestreamed.

All Day - Meet general washington

Listen to General Washington and other character interpreters share stories of birthdays past throughout the day in the historic area.

Dinner from the Mount Vernon Inn (Dine In or Takeout)

In honor of George Washington's birthday, the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant is offering a special menu, Feb. 15-22. 

Dine at the Inn or order online for curbside pickup.

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Face Coverings

Face Coverings

Face masks are recommended indoors for all persons, vaccinated or unvaccinated.

Face masks are required for all unvaccinated guests.

Attend George Washington's Virtual Birthday Party

Can't make it to the estate? Join us for an online event to celebrate George Washington's birthday on February 22.

This nationwide celebration features performances and stories from actors, musicians, and historians.

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Estate Hours

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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