Mount Vernon in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Tomb of Washington
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Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites.
Location. 38° 42.416′ N, 77° 5.472′ W. Marker is in Mount Vernon, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of George Washington Memorial Parkway and Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, on the right when traveling south. Marker is on the grounds of George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon VA 22121, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Washington's Forest (a few steps from this marker); The Old Vault (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Slave Memorial (about 600 feet away); Slavery at Mount Vernon (about 700 feet away); In Memory of the Many Faithful Colored Servants of the Washington Family (about 700 feet away); Mount Vernon's Slave Memorial (about 700 feet away); Slave CemeterySlavery at Mount Vernon (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Vernon.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. See the Old Vault and the New Tomb of George and Martha Washington.
Also see . . . George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens. (Submitted on October 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,265 times since then and 26 times this year. Last updated on June 30, 2019. Photos: 1. submitted on October 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 15, 2010, by Heather Renz of Redmond, Oregon. 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on October 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.