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  Virginia
 
Danville
 
Danville Museum of Fine Arts & History
 
975 Main Street
 
Danville VA    24541
 
Phone   434 793-5644
 
Web Site  http://www.danvillemuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:dmfah@gamewood.net
 
Description  home of prominent pre- and post Civil War planter and businessman
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
 
Era  1857
 
New or Updated:   6/1/2004

  Dumfries
 
Weems Botts Museum
 
Duke & Cameron St
 
Dumfries  VA
 
Phone  703 221-2218
 
Web Site  http://www.geocities.com/TheTropics/Equator/6490/museum.html
 
Description  owned briefly by Parson Weems, author of George Washington biography                         that launched cherry-tree story
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
New or Updated:  08/21/2003

Virginia
Fredericksburg
Belmont - Gari Melchers Estate & Memorial Gallery
224 Washington Street
Fredericksburg VA 22405
Phone 540 654-1015
Web Site http://departments.mwc.edu/belm/www/
Alt Web www.mwc.edu/belmont
Description restored estate with works by one time resident Gari Melchers
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Arts

Chatham Manor
Address
Fredericksburg VA
Phone
Web Site www.nps.gov/frsp/chatham.htm
Description
Type of Resource House Museum

Virginia
Kenmore Plantation & Gardens
1201 Washington Avenue
Fredericksburg VA 22401
Phone 540 373-3381
Web Site www.kenmore.org
Description originally surveyed by George Washington, built by his sister
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Garden
Building Type Plantation

  Fredericksburg
 
Mary Washington House
 
1200 Charles Street
 
Fredericksburg  VA  22401    
 
Phone   540 373-1776
 
Web Site  http://www.apva.org/apva/mary_washington_house.php
 
Toll Free  800 678-4748
 
Description  home purchased by George Washington for his mother
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  President
 
Owner/Operator:  APVA
 
New or Updated:     5/3/2004

Virginia
Front Royal
Belle Boyd Cottage
101 Chester Street
Front Royal VA 22630
Phone 540 636-1446
Web Site http://www.shenvalley.com/sv2/vacation/attractions.shtml
Description home of Confederate spy Belle Boyd
Type of Resource House Museum
Research /Reading Archives
Era Civil War
Owner/Operator: Warren Heritage Society

Virginia
Gloucester
Walter Reed Birthplace
4021 Hickory Fork Road
Gloucester VA  23061
Phone 804 693-7452
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Famous People

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