Welcome to Mount Vernon

Welcome to Mount Vernon (HM1RH6)

Location: Alexandria, VA 22309 Fairfax County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 42.496', W 77° 5.185'

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Home of George and Martha Washington

— Restored and maintained by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association(Founded in 1853) —

George Washington made Mount Vernon his home from 1754 until his death in 1799. He enlarged the house and expanded his estate from 2,100 to 8,000 and he experimented with dozens of crops, ornamental plants, and trees. Today visitors of Mount Vernon may view the Mansion, outbuildings, museum, the tomb of George and Martha Washington, and more than 60 acres of gardens and grounds.
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HM NumberHM1RH6
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 318585 N 4286469
Decimal Degrees38.70826667, -77.08641667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 42.496', W 77° 5.185'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 42' 29.76" N, 77° 5' 11.1" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)202, 703
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near George Washington Memorial Pkwy, Alexandria VA 22309, US
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