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When in Virginia, See Mount Vernon

January 23, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Whether you’re there to meet a realtor in Virginia because you’re one of the many people interested in Chesterfield County real estate or you simply want to see the sites, Virginia has countless options when it comes to when it comes to things to do. One location you will not want to miss is Mount Vernon.

As everyone knows, Mount Vernon was the home of America’s first president, George Washington. It’s a gorgeous estate that is kept alive and well today so tourists can enjoy the many beauties our first president would have centuries ago.

You’ll want to bring a camera in order to take pictures of the many historical monuments features on the estate. Of course, you’ll probably also want a picture of the beautiful Potomac River, considered by many to be the most scenic location in the DC area.

With 500 acres to enjoy, make sure you wear comfortable shoes. Even if you just want to tour the home, keep in mind the mansion includes 14 rooms filled with furnishings that go as far back as the 1740s.

You don’t need to be a history buff to appreciate the site that is Mount Vernon. Tourist guides on hand will help fill in any blanks, but it’s also just a gorgeous spot to take in unrivaled natural and architectural beauty.


Article submitted by Relocate to Richmond. They’re a Chesterfield realtor that has helped numerous people move to and make Virginia their new home.

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