- Meet George Washington
- Visit His Estate
- Support His Vision
- Educational Resources
"I can truly say I had rather be at home at Mount Vernon with a friend or two about me, than to be attended at the seat of government by the officers of State and the representatives of every power of Europe."
- George Washington
With so much to experience, a visit to Mount Vernon can be customized to suit a variety of interests. The links above detail the wide variety of activities and unique attractions Mount Vernon has to offer. If you would like suggestions on how to design the perfect experience based on your interests or preferred length of visit, take advantage of our Day Planner.
Since Mount Vernon is much like a working plantation, things change from season to season. Be sure to consult our online calendar for information on events and special tours that are offered at different times of the year.
Visitors often spend several hours at Mount Vernon and tell us time and again they didn't realize how much there was to see and do. We hope you'll plan to spend a full day here and that your visit to Mount Vernon will be one of many!