Make Mom's special day even sweeter with a visit to meet Martha Washington at Mount Vernon!
Spend Mother’s Day at Mount Vernon with the “Mother of Our Country”, Martha Washington, as she greets visitors to her home, shares her favorite lavender sachet and passes on her sage advice and reminiscences of motherhood. Mrs. Washington’s impression on Mount Vernon is indelible and can be seen all around. Mary Wiseman portrays America’s first First Lady and makes her come alive!
Bring Mom to the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant and treat her to an historic Mother’s Day meal on May 10 from 11 AM to 5:45 PM, complete with Braised Boneless Short Ribs, Whipped Garlic Yukon Gold Potatoes, Cornbread Salad and Pecan Pie, among several other delicious choices. Reservations are being accepted through OpenTable.com.
Mother’s Day Weekend at Mount Vernon
May 9th & 10th
8 AM – 5 PM
Mother’s Day Buffet at Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant
11 AM – 5:45 PM
Be sure to take some time to stroll around the beautiful gardens and groves of the estate or take a guided walking tour and learn exactly how much George and Martha Washington enjoyed living in their beloved home. The Fairfax at Embassy Row can provide you with the same by-gone era feeling when you arrive at our historic property. From our majestic beds and decadently furnished guestrooms to our hallways filled with significant paintings and photographs of our Nation’s Capital, our hotel will complement your special weekend for Mother’s Day in Washington, DC. Make your plans now.