Washington National Cathedral and George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate have both won $100,000 grants among 24 sites around the nation’s capital competing for historic preservation funds.
Rye whiskey using George Washington’s own recipe will soon go on sale at the first president’s Mount Vernon estate in Virginia.
George Washington’s personal copy of the Constitution is going on tour to visit presidential libraries across the country.
George Washington’s former home in Virginia is free to visitors on his birthday.
eorge Washington’s Mount Vernon estate in Virginia is displaying items from the first presidential inauguration ahead of President Barack Obama’s swearing-in.
It’s the last weekend to see the turkeys President Barack Obama pardoned before Thanksgiving.
Spend a weekend learning more about the first president and have some fun while you’re at it with a weekend road trip to Mount Vernon.
After buying it at auction for nearly $10 million, George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate is displaying the Founding Father’s annotated copy of the Constitution and Bill of Rights.
Authorities say Nicholas Allen Kaelber is dead after a shootout with police in Fairfax County late Sunday night.
North of Washington, Baltimore boasts a science museum, a world-class aquarium, a children’s museum and the fort where Francis Scott Key wrote the national anthem.