Itinerary: Things to Do with Kids
Bring the family to George Washington's estate, where there's something for all ages.
The Mansion will be closed Jan. 23 – Feb. 5. The grounds remain open.
Please see the Today at Mount Vernon Calendar for daily program descriptions and offerings.
Families with children aged 3-10 can discover more about George Washington and Mount Vernon through age-appropriate activities such as costumes, books, and themed activities.
Kids can dress in 18th-century clothing, read books, explore a Mount Vernon dollhouse, and participate in themed program activities.
View the events calendar for program dates and times. All children must be accompanied by an adult.View Calendar
Story TimeListen to a story about George Washington and life in the 18th century. Recommended for ages 3-10.
Afternoon ActivitiesCreate a special craft to take home as a souvenir and enjoy. Recommended for ages 5-10.
Discovery StationParticipate in hands-on activities, watch demonstrations, and see 18th-century objects.