Gardens & Groves: George Washington's Landscape at Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon invites visitors to explore George Washington’s design for  the grounds of his estate, highlighting the first president’s interests  and talents as a landscape designer through the exciting new exhibition,  Garden & Groves: George Washington’s Landscape at Mount Vernon. On view in The Donald W. Reynolds Museum & Education Center’s F.M. Kirby Foundation Gallery, Gardens & Groves showcases  more than 40 objects combining rarely-seen items from Mount Vernon’s  collection with original Washington books and letter loaned from  institutions across the country.  The centerpiece of Gardens & Groves is a spectacular 8’x 9’x 11’ model of Mount Vernon’s landscape as Washington last saw it in 1799. Gardens & Groves will be on view through January 2016.

Event Dates/Times

2/22/2014 - 1/10/2016
 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


 Exhibit included in general admission.