Mount Vernon is privately owned and will remain open in the case of a government shutdown.

Mount Vernon offers expanded shuttle service to the Farm and Wharf. Shuttle usage is included with general admission.

Shuttle Runs

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Education Center

Shuttle to Farm & Wharf

Schedule: March 20 - October 31

Take the shuttle to experience our 4-acre demonstration Farm to learn more about George Washington’s innovations in agriculture.

Visit the replica structures including a slave cabin and a building of Washington’s own design, the 16-sided barn. View the majestic Potomac River at the Wharf and learn more of its commercial importance to Mount Vernon. Sightseeing cruises are also available.

Shuttles run on continuously from 10am - 5pm

Face Coverings

Face Coverings

Indoors, face masks are recommended for all persons, vaccinated or unvaccinated.

Face masks are required for all unvaccinated guests.

Face masks are required for everyone using the shuttle service to the Farm and Wharf.

Plan Your Visit

The historic estate includes not only the Mount Vernon Mansion - George and Martha Washington's home - but also a host of colonial era buildings, beautiful gardens, a working distillery and gristmill, and our museum and education center. There's so much more to see here.

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Estate Hours

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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