Mount Vernon: George Washington's Estate with Audio Guide


Explore the first American president’s estate with an entry ticket and audio guide. Stroll through the four gardens, visit family tombs, and interact with people from Washington's world.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


  • Highlights
    • Explore the historic grounds on the banks of the Potomac River
    • Visit the final resting place of George and Martha Washington
    • See Washington’s gardens, outbuildings, and the working historic farm
    • Learn about the lives of those who were enslaved at Mount Vernon
    • Watch the American Revolution come to life in the 4-D theater
  • Full description
    Embark on a tour of George Washington’s estate with the aid of an audio guide. Explore the grounds and learn about the life and legacy of America’s first president. Wander the estate’s four gardens and admire the landscape that Washington designed.

    Learn about the lives of the enslaved community at Mount Vernon. Look inside the outbuildings to see where they made tools, spun textiles, and processed...  more
  • Includes
    • Admission ticket to George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate
      Audio guide
      Entry to Museum and Education Center
      Access to the historic area, gardens, tomb, farm, and trails
      Entrance to George Washington's Distillery and Gristmill (weekends, April - October)
  • Exclude
    • Entry to the mansion