Slavery At Mount Vernon

54 / 57

Why Did George Washington Have Slaves?

Slavery At Mount Vernon
Members Only Content
If you are a member Sign in with your member login. If you are not yet a member, you can join today.

Slave Quarters Reopen at George Washington's Mount Vernon

28,502 views November 19, 2010
Mount Vernon recently restored the greenhouse slave quarters -- the area of the estate where George Washington's skilled slaves lived, which was in close proximity to the Mansion itself. Next time you're at Mount Vernon, please visit the slave quarters, but in the meantime find out what they're all about in this video. Filmed and produced by Becca Milfeld. Music by David and Ginger Hildebrand. Book tickets to visit Mount Vernon here: Learn more about Mount Vernon at:
Buy Tickets What to Do Calendar Shop Restaurant Support Membership
Estate Hours

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

iconDirections & Parking
buy tickets online & save