An informative and interactive half-day tour filled with American history, the tour starts with a visit to Old Town Alexandria, George Washington's adopted home. Dating back to the early 1700s, you'll learn of the many historical facts Old Town Alexandria played in American history. From there, you'll explore George Washington's former estate, Mount Vernon. The entrance includes a host of colonial-era buildings, beautiful gardens, and a museum and visitor center
• A half-day excursion that includes; Old Town Alexandria and George Washington's Mount Vernon. • A visit to Old Town Alexandria and get a glimpse of what it must have been like in the early 1700s. • Entrance onto the grounds of Mount Vernon, that includes a host of colonial-era buildings, beautiful gardens, a working distillery and gristmill, the estate's Museum and Education Center. • An interactive experience where our tour guide will lead your journey on and off the bus.
This Best of Washington DC sightseeing tour is not available on New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving, or Christmas Day. If using our hotel pickup service, we request that you be at the designated pickup location at the time provided at booking. Please call Gray Line DC at 202-779-9894 or 1-800-862-1700 24 hours before your tour date to confirm hotel pickup details. If you wish not to use our pickup service Gray Line DC Tours, all depart from the Bus Level at Union Station located at 50 Massachusetts Ave NE Washington DC 20002. We kindly ask that you please arrive 30 minutes before the scheduled tour departure time. Gray Line reserves the right to cancel or change any tour, schedule, route or price, and to cancel or substitute tour stops without notice.
Please note that due to security measures customers are not permitted to carry bags into Mount Vernon unless it is made of clear plastic. We, therefore, suggest that you leave any bags including purses behind as Gray Line can't be responsible for anything left on the bus.
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