Admission is free on Presidents Day (Feb. 20) and George Washington’s birthday (Feb. 22). Admission tickets will be distributed on-site upon arrival; a limited number of tickets are available.

Student and adult tour groups can experience George Washington's home in depth, after hours, and at discounted prices.

Group Rates

2022 Group grounds pass Rates  
Adult Group Admission (20 or more): $18/guest
Student Group Admission: $12/guest

These special group rates include entrance to the historic area, the Ford Orientation Center, the Donald W. Reynolds Museum and Education Center and the Distillery & Gristmill. There is a $2 fee for the Mansion tour from late June to mid-March (there is no Mansion tour fee from mid-March to late June). 

You can add to your group experience by:

  • incorporating a wreath laying at Washington's Tomb
  • raising the flag at the main entrance
  • scheduling a performance for your students' music group or in special services for a military group

Request a Group Reservation

Questions? For assistance or to make a group reservation, contact our ticketing office at 703.799.8688 or e-mail us at

Adult Groups

Groups of 20 or more enjoy a special rate for admission. View our programming for adult groups.

Adult Groups

Student Groups

Student groups of any size enjoy a special rate for admission to Mount Vernon. Learn about activities and meal options.

Student Groups

Visiting with Scouts

Mount Vernon offers a variety of opportunities for boy and girl scouts to explore the past, earn badges, and increase their understanding of America’s first president!

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Virtual Tours

Can't visit in person? Groups can also take an online tour of the Mansion, tomb, and other areas of the estate with a private tour guide. Your tour will be customized to your interests.

Virtual Tours
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9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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