A visit to George Washington's Virginia home, Mount Vernon, is an easy escape from Washington D.C. – one that the president himself enjoyed. It's also a journey through history: the country estate of this quintessential gentleman has been ... 

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George Washington's home at Mt Vernon

November 2014

The view of George Washington's house as we walked into Mt Vernon

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Washington DC Supersaver: Mount Vernon and Arlington National Cemetery Tour

A trip to learn about George Washington and more!

July 2014

This is the tomb of George and Martha Washington. On this tour you got a few hours to tour the house and grounds of Washington's farm. They had a great museum as well, which showed a 14 minute movie in the theater. Your seats shook when the cannons rumbled and it even snowed on you!

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Washington DC Supersaver: Mount Vernon and Arlington National Cemetery Tour

Mount Vernon

May 2014

queuing for the house, quite a long queue but so well organised it didn't take long

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Mt Vernon and Old Town Alexandria Day Trip from Washington DC

the trail

November 2013

My husband and I biking over one of the many little bridges on the way to Mt Vernon

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Mt Vernon Independent Bike Tour with Optional Potomac River Cruise

Mt Vernon

November 2013

The view across the sweeping lawn over the Potomac River from the front of Mt Vernon

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Mt Vernon Independent Bike Tour with Optional Potomac River Cruise

Old Town

November 2013

One of the quaint little shops on King St.

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Mt Vernon Independent Bike Tour with Optional Potomac River Cruise

Magnolia trees!

August 2013

I did appreciate how well kept the buildings and the grounds were. The magnolia trees were gorgeous.

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In the Footsteps of George Washington: Day Cruise to Mount Vernon

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October 2012

A view from the boat to see the house at Mount Vernon, I don't have a great camera, so in real life the view was actually better.

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In the Footsteps of George Washington: Day Cruise to Mount Vernon

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