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Government Island
Government Island
Attraction type: Parks
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Stafford Civil War Park
Stafford Civil War Park
Attraction type: Parks; Points of Interest & Landmarks
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Aquia Church
Aquia Church
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Churches & Cathedrals
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National Museum of the Marine Corps
National Museum of the Marine Corps(Triangle)
Owner description: The National Museum of the Marine Corps is a lasting tribute to U.S. Marines--past, present, and future. Situated on a 135-acre site adjacent to Marine Corps Base Quantico... more Owner description: The National Museum of the Marine Corps is a lasting tribute to U.S. Marines--past, present, and future. Situated on a 135-acre site adjacent to Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia, and under the command of Marine Corps University, the Museum's soaring design evokes the image of the flag-raisers of Iwo Jima and beckons visitors to this 120,000-square-foot structure. World-class interactive exhibits using the most innovative technology surround visitors with irreplaceable artifacts and immerse them in the sights and sounds of Marines in action. Admission and parking are always free. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont
Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont(Fredericksburg)
Owner description: Gari Melchers was an American artist who lived and painted at Belmont from 1916 until his death in 1932. Born in Detroit in 1860, Gari Melchers was a world famous portraitist and... more Owner description: Gari Melchers was an American artist who lived and painted at Belmont from 1916 until his death in 1932. Born in Detroit in 1860, Gari Melchers was a world famous portraitist and impressionist painter. He was headquartered in Paris, Holland, and Germany until World War I when he opened his studio in New York City and established his country home in Falmouth.In 1955, his widow, Corinne Melchers, donated the 27-acre Belmont property to the Commonwealth of Virginia to preserve and operate as an art museum and historic site. Her generous gift included the 1790s house, the artist's studio and contents, their personal furnishings, and more than 500 of Gari Melchers' paintings, the largest collection anywhere. Designated a Virginia and National Historic Landmark in 1966, Gari Melchers Home and Studio is administered by the University of Mary Washington. The buildings, gardens, and woodland trails are open to the public year round.Gari Melchers Home and Studio is one of just 30 of America's most significant artists' spaces included in the National Trust for Historic Preservation's Historic Artists' Homes and Studios consortium.Gari Melchers Home and Studio is home to the official Stafford County Visitor Center. less
Attraction type: Architectural Buildings; Art Museums; Historic Sites; Gardens
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Zibibbo 73 Trattoria Italiana & Bar
Zibibbo 73 Trattoria Italiana & Bar
Ranked #1 of 110 Restaurants in Stafford
Price: $5 - $25
Cuisines: Italian, Oyster Bar
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Zum Rheingarten
Zum Rheingarten
Ranked #2 of 110 Restaurants in Stafford
Cuisines: German
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
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Five Guys
Ranked #3 of 110 Restaurants in Stafford
Dining options: Lunch
Sake Thai and Sushi
Sake Thai and Sushi
Ranked #4 of 110 Restaurants in Stafford
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch
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Five Guys
Ranked #5 of 110 Restaurants in Stafford

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Central Plaza Hotel
2.0 of 5
Central Plaza Hotel
$39 - $65
Ranked #19 of 43 Hotels in Fredericksburg
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Value Place Fredericksburg, VA
Value Place Fredericksburg, VA
$49 - $289
Ranked #29 of 43 Hotels in Fredericksburg
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Hampton Inn Stafford/Quantico & Conference Center
3.0 of 5
Hampton Inn Stafford/Quantico & Conference Center
$101 - $157
Ranked #2 of 12 Hotels in Stafford
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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Stafford Quantico
2.5 of 5
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Stafford Quantico
$97 - $142
Ranked #3 of 12 Hotels in Stafford
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Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Quantico
2.0 of 5
Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Quantico
$96 - $107
Ranked #4 of 12 Hotels in Stafford
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