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In Honor of Veterans Day, Mount Vernon is Offering Active Duty, Retired & Veterans FREE ADMISSION November 11, 2020

16 October 2020 by


In honor of our nations veterans, active duty, former, or retired military personnel can enjoy FREE admission to Mount Vernon on Veterans Day 9am-4pm

About Mount Vernon

The riverside estate of George Washington includes the Ford Orientation Center and Donald W. Reynolds Museum and Education Center, with 25 galleries and theaters, more than 700 artifacts, and interactive displays that introduce visitors to the real George Washington. The most famous dentures in the world are on display, along with three life-size models of Washington created from a forensic investigation. The historic area features the restored Mansion, original outbuildings, the tomb where the Washingtons are buried, beautiful gardens, and heritage breed animals who work at a four-acre farm site near the river.

Program Details

Honored guests are also invited to place a flower at Washington’s Tomb where the Sons of the American Revolution and the Daughters of the American Revolution present a wreathlaying ceremony in honor of our nation's veterans.

Throughout the day, write a thank you letter to an active duty service member in the Vaughan Lobby. Honored guests are also invited to place a flower at Washington’s Tomb. Visit the Smith Auditorium at 11am for a performance by the Harmony Heritage Singers. A concert by the United States Air Force Strings Orchestra will take place at 3pm. Lady Washington will also be on site to greet our veterans.

Discounts for Veterans
Veterans and their families receive a 10% discount at the Food Court Court Pavilion and Mount Vernon Inn.

A 10% discount is also available at the Shops at Mount Vernon. Coupons will be handed out upon entry.

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