Located in the Donald W. Reynolds Education Center, the Hands-on-History Center hosts programs for visitors ages 3-10.

Hands-on-History is currently closed.

Children can discover Mount Vernon and the Washingtons through age-appropriate activities, crafts, and games.

They can dress in 18th-century clothing and put on impromptu plays on a stage fitted with a historic view of the Mansion. They can also read books, explore activity boxes, and "meet" the first president's farm animals.

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9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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