Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon, George Washington’s home, is located right across the Potomac River from DC. The mansion, grounds, slave quarters, and other outbuildings are open to tours. An onsite Museum and Educational Center provides video presentations, artifacts, and displays detailing the life of our first president. 
 
For more general information as well as information on tours, tickets, and hours, go here or call  (703) 780-2000.
 
Address
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, VA
 
Metro
Take Metro Rail's Yellow Line Train to Huntington Station in Virginia. Exit at the lower level (Huntington Avenue) of the station to catch a Fairfax Connector bus to Mount Vernon. Board the Fairfax Connector Bus #101 (Fort Hunt Line) at Huntington Station for a 20-minute trip (approximately 7.5 miles) to Mount Vernon's entrance gate.