Mount Vernon is open 365 days a year, including Christmas Day.

Hear details about the estate's history as you tour the grounds with our audio tour.
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29 Stops

"The audio tour was well worth it, as much more detail was given for many of the places on the tour." - TripAdvisor Review

Take the Tour Home

While exploring the estate, the device tracks the stops you visit. When turning in the device at the exit desk:

  • Visit a kiosk.
  • Scan the device.
  • Enter your email address to receive a recap of the stops you visited and information about the stops you missed.

Multiple Languages

Mount Vernon's audio tour is available in multiple languages including:

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Chinese
  • Ukrainian

Youth Audio Tour

For those visiting with children, a youth audio tour features more than 10 stops and shares the stories of George Washington, the Mansion, and the people who lived on the estate. 

This tour is currently available only in English.


Sample Clip

Listen to a preview of the audio content from the Spinning House.

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