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Stratford Hall

483 Great House Rd, Stratford, VA 22558-0001
+1 757-784-6047
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Fun place to take the kids

Love taking family to visit Stratford Hall, the Lee Family home. Tours are excellent. Artifacts are... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2018
Joanne_S1983
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Woodbridge, Virginia
Interesting Historical Destination

Great day trip from Washington DC. Wonderful informative tour of the Great House. Grounds great... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
William K
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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. Explore the beaches, cliffs, hiking trails, mill and more. Come stay a night in one of our guest houses.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“lee family” (41 reviews)
“great house” (16 reviews)
“grist mill” (21 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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483 Great House Rd, Stratford, VA 22558-0001
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+1 757-784-6047
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Reviewed March 23, 2018

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

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

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

Thank William K
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Reviewed February 6, 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
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Reviewed February 4, 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

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Reviewed October 17, 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

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Reviewed October 4, 2017

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

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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

The Lee family's ancestral home is a must see for history buffs and educators. The house tour is very informative. The site on the Potomac river is awesome. The farm, the grist mill and the dining hall are all worth the trip.

Thank Kathleen R
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Reviewed September 20, 2017

Each September, Stratford Hall hosts a Virginia Wine and Oyster Festival...my wife, our 2 dogs, and I visited Stratford Hall for the first time for this festival...the grounds are beautiful...lots of wineries offered tastings...most were very crowded and the tastings were an ounce or less...many...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2017

Had reservations at Belle Grove Plantation, with 4PM as the earliest we could check in. So they recommended we visit Stratford Hall since we would have time. Sure glad they did. The Foundation has done a great job on restoration (it is continuing). Tour price...More

Thank CD W
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

First off, the scenery and view is very beautiful and you wonder what it was like to live back in those days where there is no air conditioning and electricity as you walk throughout the house. The day that I was there, it was very...More

Thank James A
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crawgir1
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Response from Kaleu711 | Reviewed this property |
Try Fredericksburg, Virginia.
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