Plan Your Visit


Explore George Washington's Birthplace

Spend a day at the park exploring the Historic Area, relaxing at the Potomac River Beach, enjoying some food at the Picnic Area, or connecting with nature during a walk along one of the park trails.

Get Oriented


Know Before You Go

  • Washington Family Burial Ground Gate


    Learn about the pet-friendly areas within park boundaries.

  • Colonial Revival Garden in spring with plants


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  • Monument and farm fences


    Learn about the procedures that guide park management decisions.


Explore & Discover

  • Visitor Center

    Places to Go

    Discover a variety of places in the park to visit.

  • Loose gravel path with two people walking

    Things to Do

    From walking and exploring, to fishing and picnicking, there are many things to do during a visit to George Washington Birthplace.

  • Virtual Passport Stamp

    Virtually Explore the Park

    Can't visit the park? Take a virtual visit of the park from the comfort of home.


Last updated: September 7, 2021

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1732 Popes Creek Road
Colonial Beach, VA 22443


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