One of American’s greatest landmarks, Mount Vernon is the former plantation estate and burial location for the nation’s first president, George Washington, his wife Martha, and family. The estate is now open to the public and is the most visited historic home in the U.S. Here are things to do at the Mount Vernon Estate:
Jones Point Park is located on the Potomac River, just a four minutes drive from Porto Vecchio condos. The park is an important part of Alexandria’s history as one of the biggest centers for shipping, manufacturing, and transportation in the nation. It is also the site of a historic lighthouse built in 1855, the last remaining riverine lighthouse in Virginia.