See an innovation of Washington's own design in action as horses tread wheat in the 16-sided barn!



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16-sided Barn

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The Animals of Mount Vernon

The Animals of Mount Vernon

Animals of all kinds and roles played an important part in George Washington's life and economy. Learn more about some of the more important animals that were found at Mount Vernon.

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