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Stratford Hall

Closed Now: 09:30 - 16:00
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Virginia history trip

Really enjoyed our visit to Stratford Hall. First, it is about 45 minutes east of Fredericksburg... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lafayette, Indiana
I like history

It is a great place with lots of history. I love wondering around here and like seeing the work... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Savannah, Georgia
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“great house”(16 reviews)
“grist mill”(21 reviews)
Come visit Stratford Hall, home of the Lees of Virginia. Tour the Great House with one of our knowledgeable guides or tour at your own pace with a self-guided tour. After you've viewed the Great House take a stroll around our beautiful property...more
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483 Great House Rd, Stratford, VA 22558-0001
+1 757-784-6047
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our visit to Stratford Hall. First, it is about 45 minutes east of Fredericksburg therefore, it does not get the visitors as much as other historic homes in the area. Plenty of their own and state signage on the way but, unless I...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

It is a great place with lots of history. I love wondering around here and like seeing the work that is being done to restore the place and keep it up. I think it is important to have places to visit like this and see...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Thankfully, military families get in free at Stratford Hall, because otherwise we wouldn’t have been very happy. The staff is cranky and pretty unwelcoming. Our tour guide (Jamie) was really, really long winded...and slightly rude at times. After a while I just tuned her out...More

Thank gk8way
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Stratford Hall hosts a bunch of events at different times of the year. There's a big yard area, as well as a building with historical museum exhibits of Virginia and Civil War history.

Thank Adam T
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Love taking family to visit Stratford Hall, the Lee Family home. Tours are excellent. Artifacts are wonderful. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great day trip from Washington DC. Wonderful informative tour of the Great House. Grounds great for walking.

Thank William K
Reviewed 6 February 2018

I was very impressed by the Great House, stately and historic, the tours are very good, and very different depending on the guide as it should be, I have taken two tours and they really differed. giving good information each time. The home is being...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 4 February 2018

It's great that a group of women came together in 1929 to purchase and preserve this important Georgian building of the 1730's. Although Robert E. Lee's family soon lost the property to bankruptcy following his birth, the buildings and the surrounding property have been wonderfully...More

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful autumn afternoon here at this wonderfully restored historic home. Thankfully, the previous owners saved it from ruin and severe damage. We are grateful that the foundation is dedicated to sweating the details in their continuous efforts to bring the house ti...More

Thank Cakes77
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Wonderful tour of Stratford Hall Plantation.So fortunate to get Martha.She made history literally come alive.

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3 May 2017|
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Response from gladfly | Reviewed this property |
No, but check their website.
18 July 2016|
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Response from Kaleu711 | Reviewed this property |
Try Fredericksburg, Virginia.