Look closely, the mansion is actually not symmetrical due to a staircase. Check out the 5 windows above the door. #MountVernon
“Within this Enclosure
the remains of
Genl. George Washington.”
Factoid 1 ➡️ The 16-sided barn was designed by George Washington in 1792 & constructed by skilled enslaved workers between 1792-1794.
The present reconstruction ⬇️, 1996
Great seeing & sharing with you 📷 stops at the:
Pioneer Farm ✔️
Forest Trail ✔️
Stay tuned for a quick stop back at the big house, museum & giftshop…
DYK: Martha Dandridge Custis was a young widow w/ two kids when she met George Washington.
Learn more about America’s first First Lady here 👉mountvernon.org/george-washing…
Museum & Education Center ✔️
Shopping & Dining
Exit & Parking