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Mount Vernon Grounds Pass

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Updated 20-06-16 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Bags must be: (1) clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 16" x 16" x 8" OR (2) One-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or similar) OR (3) Small clutch bags, 4.5" x 6.5", with or without a handle or strap (these do not have to be clear)
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Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    George Washington's Mount Vernon
    3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy, Mt Vernon, VA 22121, USA
    See address & details
  • 1
    George Washington's Mount Vernon
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    George Washington's Distillery & Gristmill
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • You'll end at
    George Washington's Mount Vernon
    3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy, Mt Vernon, VA 22121, USA
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
George Washington's Mount Vernon, 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy, Mt Vernon, VA 22121, USA
Duration
30–240 minutes
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Skip-the-line access
  • Entry/Admission - George Washington's Mount Vernon
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Mansion Tour
  • Entry/Admission - George Washington's Distillery & Gristmill
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
135Reviews
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badcarissa wrote a review Nov. 2020
Fort Meade, Maryland88 contributions44 helpful votes
This was our second visit to Mount Vernon this year, and the difference between our first in January and this one in November was pretty significant. I'd give the first a 4; this was more like a 2.5 due to the upper floors being blocked off (I assume because it would be
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OleMissTexas wrote a review Nov. 2020
Lewisville, Texas35 contributions5 helpful votes
Based on what I had seen in history books and very tourist sites, I was expecting this big mansion, but surprised to see how small it was. It was great going through the house even with the tour guide rushing you through it (Might be related to Covid). Our guide would not let
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smiller324 wrote a review Nov. 2020
Indianapolis, Indiana35 contributions24 helpful votes
Mount Vernon is a sight I would recommend for history buffs, families, students, and just about anyone; However, if you are someone who has been to many plantation homes or even other President's homes, keep in mind that Mount Vernon is a slightly different story. The house tour
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Lisa S wrote a review Oct. 2020
61 contributions26 helpful votes
Mount Vernon in October was a beautiful, fall day trip! The view over the Potomac is going to be fabulous any time of year though. We booked the Martha Washington Tour and highly recommend it. The guide was perfectly in character and very informative. Besides the tour, we had
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Skyewarrior wrote a review Oct. 2020
Avon, Indiana27 contributions35 helpful votes
We had a grounds pass and tour of the house. The grounds are well kept and you can imagine George and Martha taking a walk around the grounds to check on the gardens. They certainly had a spectacular view of the Potomac River, so it's no surprise why George purchased this
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Date of experience: September 2020
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By: George Washington's Mount Vernon
pkandinov
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awesome place
so much history there and this is a great place where you can spend at least 4-5 hours exploring it.
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Benjamin M
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A little less than expected
The grounds are well kept, and interpreted frequently. The staff stationed around the estate were very friendly. B
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chuckl247
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Major Highlight Of Our Vacation!
What a beautiful place to visit! I had not been to Mount Vernon since I was a child, and my wife had never been.
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TimNHolly
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Loved seeing this piece of history
We loved being able to see the preserved Mt Vernon. The Mansion tour is limited to 1st floor and the guide does not
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kristal h
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Perfect fall visit
A few notes: *Our favorite part was the Washington and slave memorials *House tour was interesting even though limi
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ColleenAngeli
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beautiful house to visit, tour guide was terrific
Visited Mount Vernon and was not disappointed. The mansion as it is called and the grounds were lovely. Just
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dave911nj
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Loved it
Loved this place, the history, the property. . Those who work here are very helpful and knowledgeable. The tomb..
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needarest911
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Excellent facility and strongly recommend “through my eyes” tour
We came to Mount Vernon and scheduled three tours – – the Hamilton tour, the mansion tour, and the through my eyes
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Homecrest
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Outstanding Afternoon with Martha Washington
Outstanding Afternoon with Martha Washington On August 8th I attended “Tea wit Martha”.it was the most enjoyable
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189garyc
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Scenic, Historic and Beautiful
We visited here at 9 am on a Saturday. It was just starting to get busy. We bought our tickets and was scheduled fo
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brandon3295
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Bucket list stop
What more needs to be said it's mount Vernon. One of the most famous homes in America. Loved seeing the estate of G
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Michael E
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God bless George Washington
With the Covid going around, everything was closed except a walking tour. Since we got there with only an hour bef
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NikaNumber1
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Our 1st president’s idyllic life and home.
Went a while back, feel every American should go see where our first president lived once before they die. It was
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Renee C
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ENSLAVED PEOPLES TOUR NOT TO BE MISSED!!!
During a visit to the Washington D.C. area my family and I had an occasion to visit George Washington's Mount Verno
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trixiahorner
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Beautiful
I would plan on spending at least 2-3 hours here. The actually mansion tour is only about 20 minutes, but you are g
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  • Duration: 30–240 minutes
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