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Adam Thoroughgood House

Virginia Beach, Virginia

The most surprising aspect of this very old house for today's visitors is its size--it...
Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial

Arlington, Virginia

As the residence of Robert E. Lee and his family before the Civil War, Arlington House...
Ash Lawn Highland

Charlottesville, Virginia

The 535-acre working farm was once owned by President James Monroe and his wife from 1793...
Bacon's Castle

Surry, Virginia

It's not really a castle, nor was it the home of rebellion leader Nathaniel Bacon, but it...
Bassett Hall

Williamsburg, Virginia

One of the restored 18th-century properties at Colonial Williamsburg, this was the...
Carlyle House

Alexandria, Virginia

This 18th-century home was used by General Braddock as his headquarters during the French...
Cedar Creek National Historical Park

Middletown, Virginia

At the time of European contact American Indian groups, including Piedmont Siouans,...
Chelsea Plantation

West Point, Virginia

Furnished with period antiques and a large collection of paintings, this 1709 brick house...
Colonial Williamsburg

Williamsburg, Virginia

The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation operates the world’s largest living history...
Dodona Manor

Leesburg, Virginia

The George C. Marshall International Center was founded to preserve Dodona Manor, the...
Gari Melchers Home And Studio

Fredericksburg, Virginia

This colonial-era home, known as Belmont, was built on a hill outside Fredericksburg...
George Washington Birthplace

Colonial Beach, Virginia

The Memorial House and Colonial Kitchen were constructed in 1931 to recreate the home in...
Hardesty Higgins House

Harrisonburg, Virginia

The house was home to Harrisonburg's first mayor Isaac Hardesty. He was born in 1795 and...
Historic Crab Orchard Museum And Pioneer Park

Tazewell, Virginia

This elegant historic house (Higginbotham House Museum) contains colonial furnishings. (...
John Fox, Jr. House

Big Stone Gap, Virginia

The house was built in 1888, and is filled with beautiful furnishings and mementos of the...
John Marshall House

Richmond, Virginia

This temple-front, four-room plan house with an Adamesque interior has undergone...
Lynnhaven House

Virginia Beach, Virginia

The 19th century burial ground of the Boush family stands watch to the south of the house...
Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site

Richmond, Virginia

In spite of humble beginnings in post-Civil War Richmond, Virginia, Maggie Lena Walker...
Monticello

Charlottesville, Virginia

Construction began in 1769 according to Jefferson's first design, which was completed (...
Montpelier

Montpelier Station, Virginia

Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Orange, Virginia, Montpelier was...
Moore House

Yorktown, Virginia

The site on which the Moore House now stands was first patented by Governor John Harvey...
Moses Myers House

Norfolk, Virginia

Containing a remarkable number of furnishings original to the family, the Moses Myers...
Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon, Virginia

Mount Vernon, the beloved home of George and Martha Washington, is the most popular...
Poplar Forest

Forest, Virginia

Poplar Forest was an important part of Jefferson’s life – a private retreat,...
Prestwould Plantation

Clarksville, Virginia

A two-family slave house still stands on the property east of South Boston, and the...
Rising Sun Tavern

Fredericksburg, Virginia

  Visitors are invited to see the tavern that was once originally home to Charles...
Sherwood Forest Plantation

Charles City, Virginia

The plantation, first recorded in a 1616 land grant, was originally known as Smith's...
Stonewall Jackson House

Lexington, Virginia

From 1859 to 1861, this early 19th-century dwelling near the county courthouse was home...
Stratford Hall Plantation

Stratford, Virginia

Stratford Hall is one of the great houses of American history. Its magnificent setting on...
Virginia House

Richmond, Virginia

Virginia House was completed a few months before the stock market crash of 1929....
Wilton House Museum

Richmond, Virginia

Visitors can experience 18th century life at Wilton, Richmond's own Georgian plantation...
Woodlawn

Alexandria, Virginia

The main Federal-style house was designed by the architect of the U.S. Capitol, Dr....
Woodrow Wilson House And Museum

Staunton, Virginia

The Manse house museum comes to life through period furnishings, the Wilsons' household...