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Address: 1340 S. Pleasant Valley Rd, Winchester, VA 22601
Phone Number: 540-662-6519
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Nice tour.

This was a very pleasant tour. The tour guide filled us in on some of the origins of some of the common expressions we use these days. The house itself is well preserved and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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Port Orchard, Washington
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Port Orchard, Washington
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This was a very pleasant tour. The tour guide filled us in on some of the origins of some of the common expressions we use these days. The house itself is well preserved and interesting look into what it was like living in a bygone era.

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Winchester, Virginia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This is nestled right next to part of Shenandoah University in a lovely park setting. A docent gives the tour which is just the right length with just enough information.

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Winchester, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I like the Abram's cottage. It was quaint, informative, and just nice. My friend and I had a great time moving from one room to the other.

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Winchester, Virginia
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105 reviews 105 reviews
68 attraction reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

There's not much here to see. It's a little historical attraction in the middle of the city. The grounds are nice and it's close to the park. The local schools take kids here for field trips to learn area history.

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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I am sorry I did not get the young lady's name that gave us our tour but I can tell you she is very passionate about her history and is very knowledgeable. I was a nice experience to see the younger generation so passionate about Abram's Delight and the primitive ways of the times! She is truly a great asset... More 

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United States
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66 reviews 66 reviews
33 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Another home in the package with Jackson's Headquarters and Washingtin's office. All 3 for $10. Interesting tour of a rather large and expensive home for its time. Interesting visit, worth the time if you have it. Many of the furnishings are not original as they were sold off.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I didn't even know about this place until we pulled into the visitor center parking lot. I had no intention of checking it out, but they have a block ticket deal- Abram's Delight, Washington's Office & Stonewall Jackson's headquarters. Abram's Delight was our first stop- and the best! The docent was great- so many interesting things in the house &... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Abram's Delight, the oldest house in Winchester with lovely furniture and artifacts. The docents are good and make the information so interesting. In addition to the house and a log cabin, there are wonderful old quilts from Winchester on display at the mill, which is also the ticket office.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

A lovely insite into how Winchster was colonised and settled in the early days. the log cabin next door was an welcome addition.

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Jeannette, Pennsylvania
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57 reviews 57 reviews
40 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Stopped at the Winchester Visitor Center next door and they suggested touring this site along with two other's as a package deal. This is the oldest house in Winchester and it's amazing how well it has withstood 200+ years.

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