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    Mount Vernon, Virginia, is a community in eastern Fairfax County. It is most famous for being the location of the Mount Vernon estate, the home of George Washington. For the most part, Mount Vernon is now a suburban community, but with a keen sense of history. Mount Vernon is bordered on one side by the Potomac River and on the other by Richmond Highway (US Highway 1). The Fort Belvoir US Army post is immediately to the south of Mount Vernon.

    Mount Vernon is easily reached by car via the George Washington Memorial Parkway south of Alexandria, VA, or by US Highway 1 and then Mount Vernon Highway.
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      • Pope-Leighey House
        2.71 Km from Mount Vernon
        The Pope-Leighey House, formerly known as the Loren Pope Residence, is a suburban home in Virginia designed by American architect Frank Lloyd Wright. The house, which belongs to the National Trust for Historic Preservation, has been relocated twice and sits on the grounds of Woodlawn Plantation, Alexandria, Virginia. Along with the Andrew B. Cooke House and the Luis Marden House, it is one of the three homes in Virginia designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
      • Mount Vernon
        3.04 Km from Mount Vernon
        Mount Vernon was the plantation home of George Washington, first President of the United States. The estate is situated on the banks of the Potomac River in Fairfax County, Virginia, near Alexandria, across from Prince George's County, Maryland. The Washington family had owned land in the area since the time of Washington's great-grandfather in 1674, and in 1739 embarked on an expansion of the estate that continued under George Washington, who came into possession of the estate in 1754, but did ...
      • Huntley Meadows Park
        3.58 Km from Mount Vernon
        Huntley Meadows Park, the largest park operated by the Fairfax County Park Authority (1,452 acres (588 ha)), is located in the Hybla Valley area of Fairfax County, Virginia, south of the city of Alexandria. The park features a visitor center, a beaver-created wetland with boardwalk, wildlife observation platforms, and an interpretative trail system. The park is home to abundant wildlife and is known for attracting many birds, amphibians, and plants that are considered less common in the region. ...
      • Hollin Hills
        4.60 Km from Mount Vernon
      • Pohick Church
        7.90 Km from Mount Vernon
        Pohick Church is an Episcopal church in the community of Pohick near Lorton in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States.
      • Springfield Interchange
        9.08 Km from Mount Vernon
      • Lyceum (Alexandria, Virginia)
        9.76 Km from Mount Vernon
        The Lyceum is a historic structure in Alexandria, Virginia. It was built in 1839, and has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since May 27, 1969. It was built as the new permanent home for the Alexandria Lyceum and the Alexandria Library, and served as a hospital during the American Civil War; post-war, it became a private home, and later served as an office building. Today it is the official city history museum of Alexandria.
      • Holmes Run Acres
        16.02 Km from Mount Vernon
        Holmes Run Acres is a community of 355 houses in Fairfax County, Virginia, in the Washington, D.C. suburbs. Much of it is preserved within Holmes Run Acres Historic District, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The community was developed by brothers Gerald and Eli Luria. They offered the public "a unique opportunity to own a contemporary style home modeled after the California Ranch style popularized on the west coast."
      • The Falls Church
        17.73 Km from Mount Vernon
        The Falls Church is a historic Episcopal church from which the city of Falls Church, Virginia, near Washington, D. C., takes its name. The parish was established in 1732 and the brick meeting house preserved on site dates to 1769.
      • Arlington Line
        17.94 Km from Mount Vernon
        The Arlington Line was a series of fortifications erected in present-day Arlington County, Virginia, to protect the City of Washington during the American Civil War. Just across the Potomac River from the Union capital, Confederate Virginia was a major Union concern when the war began. In May 1861, federal troops seized much of present-day Arlington County (which borders the Potomac), and immediately began constructing an extensive network of fortifications to protect Washington. That network ev...

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      • 3200 Mount Vernon Hwy
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        3200 Mount Vernon Hwy, Mt Vernon, VA 22121, USA
      • 600 Dulany Street
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        600 Dulany Street,Madison East, Concourse Level, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA
      • Springfield
        Springfield, Virginia, is a suburban community 17 miles south of Washington, DC. It’s not an incorporated city, but politically is part of Fairfax County. Springfield residents nevertheless have a strong community identity characterized by the neighborhood in which they live: Central Springfield, North Springfield, or West Springfield.

        Springfield has long been a transportation hub and gateway to the Nation’s Capital. The Franconia-Springfield Metro station in Central Springfield affords all-day parking and convenient Metro transportation for visitors to Washington. It’s also convenient to shopping at Springfield Mall and nearby specialty stores. The massive Springfield Interchange, where Interstate Highways 95 from Richmond and Baltimore, 495 from Tyson’s Corner, and 395 from Washington all converge in the “Mixing Bowl,” brings in highway travelers from near and far. You might visit Springfield if you are traveling along Interstate 95 and stop for a meal or an overnight stay.

        Springfield’s population is diverse. You’ll find "mom-and-pop" ethnic restaurants and stores in Central Springfield and good Asian cuisine and Greek-style “family restaurants” in all parts of the community.

        Founded in 1854 as a railway stop, Springfield does have a history, though one must carefully seek it out amid the suburban facade. Parks like Lake Accotink Park and Hidden Pond Nature Center preserve natural habitats and provide outdoor recreation spots for residents.
        Springfield, VA, USA
      • Alexandria
        Alexandria, Virginia, is an independent city of Virginia. (Not in any county.) The city was founded in the mid-18th century as a tobacco, cotton, and trading seaport on the Potomac River. For a period of time, the city was a part of the District of Columbia, until returned to Virginia in 1846. During the Civil war, Alexandria was occupied by Federal forces as part of the defenses of Washington, DC. Today's Alexandria is a integral part of the Northern Virginia and Washington metropolitan region. Alexandria is a convenient base for the traveler visiting Washington, DC, and has historical sites of its own to see.

        Famous residents have included George Washington and Robert E. Lee, who grew up in the city. Old Town, the city's historic core, preserves Colonial and Federal townhouses and many historic buildings and museums. There are also shops, restaurants and an active nightlife to be found along Old Town's brick streets. The Potomac river taxi also docks here and will take you to either Georgetown, DC or Mount Vernon, VA.
        Alexandria, VA, USA
      • National Harbor
        The National Harbor is a new and expansive 300 acre development off the Potomac River. It has been here since 2008. This urban waterfront community hosts hotels, residential buildings, a marina, restaurants, bars, a mechanical bull, shopping and stores including a Peeps store (you know, the marshmallow treat made into chicks and bunnies for the holidays).

        Only 10 minutes drive from downtown DC and just across the Potomac from Old Town, Virginia, the National Harbor is technically in Prince George's county of Maryland. You can get there via water taxi from Virginia, via the Beltway, you can cross the new Woodrow Wilson bridge from VA or drive there via 295 from DC.

        There is something for everyone at the National Harbor. Parking ranges from $3-$11 unless you park at the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center (parking is more expensive there). There are seasonal events (such as Cirque du Soleil and indoor ice sculptures), so be sure to visit the website for information.
        National Harbor, Fort Washington, MD 20745, USA
      • AEHS Annandale Urgent Care
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        AEHS Annandale Urgent Care 7432 Little River Turnpike, Annandale, VA 22003, USA
      • Woodbridge
        Woodbridge is an unincorporated communiuty in Prince William County in Northern Virginia about 25 miles (40 km) south of Washington, DC. It is generally defined by Occoquan Creek to the north and Powells Creek to the south. Many of Woodbridge residents commute into Washington DC to work. Woodbridge is a mix of suburban developments and ethnic enclaves. Route 1 through Woodbridge is a crazy quilt of strip shopping centers, fast food, ethnic food (especially pupuserías), billboards, car dealerships, and auto care shops. It has its own vibrancy. Everything is in constant motion! The surroundings become more settled and suburban around Neabsco Creek. The name is derived from a "wood bridge" than once spanned Occoquan Creek.

        Woodbridge is home to the popular Potomac Mills, one of the largest outlet shopping centers in Northern Virginia, and many "big box" retail outlets. Woodbridge is also the home of the Potomac Nationals minor league baseball club and the Northern Virginia Royals soccer club.
        Woodbridge, VA 22191, USA
      • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)
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        Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), Arlington, VA 22202, USA
      • 11001 Lee Hwy
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        11001 Lee Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
      • Falls Church
        Falls Church is a city with all services centered on hwy 7 in Northern Virginia near Washington DC. I expect the auto traffic is very bad there.
        Falls Church, VA, USA

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      Graphic showing average weather in Mount Vernon in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

      Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
      Jan 1 94.6 33.8 37.2
      Feb 1.5 86.9 34.7 34.2
      Mar 6.5 90.8 43.7 35.7
      Apr 12 89.6 53.6 35.3
      May 17.6 104 63.7 40.9
      Jun 22.1 103.2 71.8 40.6
      Jul 24.6 114.7 76.3 45.2
      Aug 23.6 112.7 74.5 44.4
      Sep 20.1 84.6 68.2 33.3
      Oct 13.7 77.4 56.7 30.5
      Nov 7.3 67.1 45.1 26.4
      Dec 2.1 85.8 35.8 33.8

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