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A little bit of walking takes you to George Washington's burial place & when compared to many others it's unpretenious & a rather humble place for the tomb of America' s first president. I liked it for exactly that reason & makes me feel that...More
A fairly short downhill walk from the entrance to Mount Vernon is the building which is the final resting place for George Washington, his wife Martha and about 25 family members. Not unexpectedly, it is very well maintained as a National Monument. Also check out...More
What a top shelf experience visiting this wonderful national treasure, which includes Washington's tomb. Wear comfortable shoes as there's some walking to the far reaches of the estate, but there's also a shuttle.
Mount Vernon was not the birthplace of George Washington, but it is his final resting place. It amazing to see the plantation that he worked to hard to make self-sustaining. Most people know of his military and political legacies, but he overcame a lot of...More