Mount Vernon—the former Virginia home and final resting place of George and Martha Washington—is a carefully restored National Historic Landmark on the banks of the Potomac River. The site is comprised of a 21-room, white-brick mansion, a 23-gallery museum, a four-acre farm, and elaborate gardens featuring fruit trees and a red-brick greenhouse. Visitors can experience Washington’s waterwheel gristmill and learn about the long-held tradition of distilling small-batch rye whiskey onsite. A world away from the hustle and bustle of Washington DC’s action, George Washington’s Mount Vernon continues to transport visitors to a regal but rural retreat for American colonial gentility.
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- Mount Vernon and Old Town Alexandria Day Trip from Washington DC
- Customized, Private Guided Tour of Washington, DC
- The Washington DC Sightseeing Day Pass: Save Big at 15+ Monumental Attractions
- Half Day Tour to Mount Vernon from Washington DC
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