Mount Vernon free for President Washington's birthday
WASHINGTON — If you love history, or just looking for something educational and free to do with the kids on Monday, a big birthday bash for George Washington is taking place to celebrate his birthday.
Admission to Alexandria’s Mount Vernon, the home of America’s Revolutionary War general and first president, George Washington, is free on Monday. It is in honor of his birthday, which is also Presidents Day.
“You can wish him Happy Birthday,” says Rebecca Aloisi, VP of Marketing with George Washington’s Mount Vernon. Washington will be there along with his wife Martha, and other re-enactors, who will be telling their personal stories about the general. “And just a wonderful fun festive atmosphere. Free of charge,” says Aloisi.
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