"No place is more perfectly situated than this." -George Washington
This is standing on the back porch of the house looking out on the Potomac River. It was seriously gorgeous!
I believe this is Fort Washington
Zenock FINALLY fell asleep on the cruise.. He has not adjusted to the move very well and has turned into somewhat of a naughty child. (It could be the ear infection, but we are hoping it passes when his "things" arrive.)
This is where they kept the ice... We were also able to go on the "National Treasure 2" tour. Some of the movie was filmed at Mount Vernon and this was one of the structures they used in the film as a secret tunnel. We were even able to go into the "secret tunnels" they used in the movie.
I never enjoyed history when I was in school, but now that I am actually here and I can see and have a picture to go with my history lesson, it is so much more enjoyable and I absolutely love it! It is so neat to learn about these great figures in history.