Your Go Washington DC pass includes

  • Round trip transportation along the Potomac River to Mount Vernon
  • Full narration as you cruise

Sail the river with round trip transportation to and from George Washington’s Mount Vernon. Take in the views as you glide down the Potomac River, and enjoy full narration to learn about all the sights as you pass them.

Hours of Operation

Daily Departures (except Mondays through September 4)
From Alexandria City Marina 10:30AM and 11AM, Gaylord National Resort 11:10AM, National Harbor.
The vessel returns from Mount Vernon at 4PM.

Closings & Holidays

This is a seasonal cruise. Cruise times vary by month and day. Please check website for departures during your visit, especially on holidays.

Know before you go

Present your pass at one of the following locations

  • The Potomac Riverboat Company ticketing booth in Alexandria at the Alexandria City Marina 
  • National Harbor at the National Harbor Ticket Booth located in front of McCormick and Schmicks 
  • Gaylord National Resort - Marriott's Pier IF you are a GUEST.

Features 4 hours at Mount Vernon. This cruise DOES NOT INCLUDE ADMISSION TO MOUNT VERNON. Your DC Pass will be scanned at the Mount Vernon dock and will count as a second choice on your DC Pass. You MUST have a valid DC Pass for admission at Mount Vernon. There is no box office or tickets sold at the Mount Vernon dock. The box office and main entrance is inaccessible from the boat dock.

Washington DC Cruise

Getting there

Round Trip Mount Vernon Cruise

US, VA, Washington DC, 22314, Alexandria City Marina , 105 North Union Street


Alexandria City Marina
105 North Union Street
Washington DC, VA 22314
United States