• In Bloom at the Birthplace

    George Washington Birthplace

    National Monument Virginia

Operating Hours & Seasons

*The Visitor Center and Memorial Historic Area are open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

*Beginning March 1st, the Washington Family Burial Ground, Picnic/nature area, and the Potomac River beach will stay open until dusk.

More information is available at the Visitor Center or by calling 804-224-1732 ext. 227







*It is recommended to arrive at the park before 4:30 to fully appreciate the park during open hours.







*Visitation highest in Summer. School group visits highest from mid-April to early-June.







*Park is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Days.

Did You Know?

GEWA-BGI-GR Sarcophagi 014 NPS-GEWA

Members of five generations of the Washington family, including George Washington's father, grandfather, and great-grandfather are buried at George Washington's Birthplace National Monument.