Upcoming Events at Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens
Visit Mount Vernon by Boat
Includes Estate Admission
June 17, 2022
Take a round-trip cruise to George Washington’s estate while you listen to a narrated riverfront tour. On June 17, Martha Washington will accompany the cruise from Alexandria to Mount Vernon.
Scotland and Revolutionary America
Free Ford Evening Book Talk
June 23, 2022
Celebrate the 250th anniversary of Alexandria’s Old Presbyterian Meeting House with a special Book Talk featuring Ellen J. Hamilton’s A Scottish Migration to Alexandria and David O. Smith’s The Armstrong Brothers.
Music and Mansion Tours
June 24-25, 2022
Spend a patriotic evening at Mount Vernon as you watch fireworks soar over the Potomac River and see the Mansion lit in red, white, and blue. Mount Vernon members receive discounted pricing.
Mount Vernon After Hours
Exclusively For Members
June 26, 2022
September 4, 2022
6pm – 8:30pm
Mount Vernon is open late, just for members. Hear live music and explore the grounds after hours. Members also receive 20% off on all purchases from the Shops.
Storytime with Martha Washington
For Ages 3-8
July 1, 2022
This event does not take place at Mount Vernon
Visit National Harbor Tanger Outlets for storytime with Martha Washington. She will share two Aesop’s Fables and tell a story about her husband.
An American Celebration
July 4, 2022, 9am – 5pm
Salute the first commander in chief during Mount Vernon’s annual Independence Day event. Includes daytime fireworks over the Potomac River, at 1pm.
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