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Address: 483 Great House Rd, Stratford, VA 22558-0001
Phone Number: +1 804-493-8038
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9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Come visit Stratford Hall, home of the Lees of Virginia and birthplace of...

Come visit Stratford Hall, home of the Lees of Virginia and birthplace of Robert E. Lee. 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. You can download our tour app, n-compass, on your own phone to tour our grounds. Explore the beaches, cliffs, hiking trails, mill and more. Come stay a night in one of our cozy cabins or guest houses and grab a bite to eat at our restaurant that serves scrumptious southern cooking.

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I am a Lee family member so visit was just what I wanted and more. There are many other areas to visit on the grounds that are as equally important as the "big house."

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
George A C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a Lee family member so visit was just what I wanted and more. There are many other areas to visit on the grounds that are as equally important as the "big house."

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Grapeview, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came expecting to hear mostly about Robert E Lee being born here but found it fascinating to learn more about the entire Lee family going back several generations before Robert. The tour of the house helped us learn about the family, tobacco plantations, and the role of slaves. The only disappointment was that several of the rooms are torn... More 

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Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a Saturday afternoon visiting this historical gem. The great house tour was well worth it - and our guide was very knowledgeable and funny. Although several upstairs rooms were in process of being renovated, it was still a great tour. After the house tour, we spent a relaxing afternoon walking around the grounds, seeing the gardens, barns, stables, slave... More 

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Lancaster, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful location and grounds! So much history here and the buildings and grounds are being preserved very well! Make time to take the guided tour. Extremely informative.

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Raleigh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved seeing the Great House, other buildings and the grist mill. The structure inside is awesome. They are in the midst of renovations to make different rooms in different time periods. Liked what was there to see. Wish the furnishings had been original but they were sold in Auction many years before. Still all in all great tour and well... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Due to an 1 1/2 hour detour on our way to VA, we did not make it in time for the last house tour of Stratford Hall. However, we did pay the fee to tour the grounds. The museum area was nice and informative. The grounds were clean and well kept. The house was beautiful. The gift shop is large... More 

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Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

I have been coming to Westmoreland State Park for quit sometime, decided to stop by this place and see what it was all about. We did not do the tours but we drove the whole lot and checked out their beach (for shark teeth). One of the most up kept places I have seen in a while. Perfect place for... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

This was a great surprize. The home is impressive, the history amazing and there is a beach area on the potomac that has sharks teeth from prehistoric times. Though advertised as the birthplace of Robert E. Lee, this home has a history that goes back to Revolutionary times. The Lees of Virginia were an extremely influential family in the founding... More 

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Montross, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

Took our 11 and 7 yr old grandkids and they loved it! The grounds are very clean, and the house is amazing.

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College Station, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

We visited in mid August. It is a little hard to find. Could not get the town to come up on my GPS. It is almost 2000 acres and has been very well kept. Lots of trail if you are into hiking. Staff helpful and pleasant. It would seem we were the only people there the day we visited. Too... More 

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