Visit Mount Vernon, a historic monument and the home of the first president of the United States, George Washington. Mount Vernon is an extraordinary national asset comprised of authentically interpreted 18th-century gardens, grounds, and museum galleries. Buy your Mount Vernon tickets today!
Your Mount Vernon ticket includes guided Mansion tour and self-guided estate tour Mansion Tours now required timed ticket-available upon arrival Lots to see and experience in the outdoor spaces
See George Washington's elegant home and learn more about the life and legacy of the first American president.
Spend the day roaming the estate with the included self-guided tour of the estate and take in the spectacular views of the Potomac River, as well as the gorgeous gardens and heritage breed animals. The Donald W. Reynolds Museum and Education Center is where you can see authentic artifacts like George Washington's dentures and experience the American Revolution in a 4-D theater where it snows every day.
Purchase gifts and mementos at the Mount Vernon Gift Shop. At Mount Vernon, visitors can walk the Forest Trail and learn about nature. The historic breeds of animals that live at Mount Vernon are on display. Shuttle service will be available for people with mobility issues. Purchase your Mount Vernon tickets today!
George Washington's Mount Vernon
Open Daily- Hours: 9:00am- 5:00pm (April-October); 9:00am-4:00pm (November-March) Free Admission on President Holidays-Feb. 21st and 22nd.
Reservations are not needed for admission and timed tickets for Mansion Tours are available upon arrival based on availability. Reservations for date and time can be made in advance directly with Mount Vernon for an additional $2 per person.
GPS Address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121.
Older GPS devices may not have the address in their database. You may consider using the address for the U.S. Post Office (3500 Mt Vernon Memorial Hwy) situated across from the estate.
End of George Washington Parkway South
Onsite Free parking
Adults: 12 years and older; Youth: 6-11 years old.
Notes:COVID Safety Procedures:
We require that all guests wear face coverings: upon arrival at the estate, in spaces where social distancing cannot be maintained. If guests are maintaining social distance while exploring the grounds, face coverings are not required. Exceptions may be made for guests with medical and sensory issues. When possible we will maintain 6-feet of social distancing. Markings and signs will assist guests with this effort. We have installed hand sanitizer stations around the estate as well as signage promoting proper hygiene. Mount Vernon's staff will provide regular enhanced cleaning in high touch areas throughout the day. Mount Vernon is currently requiring all bags brought onto the estate to be clear plastic bags. This will allow our team to safely conduct bag checks during this period.