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Lee-Fendall House

614 Oronoco St, Alexandria, VA 22314
+1 703-548-1789
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Mt Vernon and Old Town Alexandria Day Trip from Washington DC
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
7 Apr 2017
“General Lee's Boyhood home”
26 Mar 2017
“Nice house ”
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Hours Today: Closed
614 Oronoco St, Alexandria, VA 22314
Old Town
+1 703-548-1789

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wanted to tour this place. After visiting Christ Church, I walked to the home only to find a sign saying " Closed for Easter Egg Hunt" . I then walked for about 10-15 minutes to Old Town.More

Thank teresa3000
Lee-Fendall, Manager at Lee-Fendall House, responded to this review

We are sorry you were not able to tour the house during your visit. Our annual Easter Egg Hunt requires the help of all our staff and volunteers which means we are not able to give regular tours during that event. We encourage visitors to...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017

The Lee-Fendall House is located several blocks north of downtown Alexandria, and is a worthy and well-kept secret destination for Civil War fans. General Lee grew up here in grand style. The house and grounds are large, nicely maintained and give a glimpse of what...More

Thank 349Charles25
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This house is nice and pretty big. It gives you a look into the architecture and the way people of that time decorated. And the history is nice.

Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 24 April 2016

I wish I had had the same experience as so many others who have left reviews for this attraction, but, due entirely to the tour guide, I came away incredibly disappointed. From the moment he opened the door and barked at us "Five dollars each,"...More

1  Thank harpercl
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Came for a wedding reception, and it was great! Very nice, old historical building, great garden and yard area. Well located with parking and easy setup. Had a large tent and full meal service. Lots of trees and great weather! Plenty of room for lots...More

1  Thank bahutch
Reviewed 16 December 2015

the house is set in the 1920s and is a real visit to a past era with charm and elegance, it ls a little out of the way from the main street, king street, but worth the jog

Thank drudol
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Allison, the historian and expert in Decorative Arts, sets the stage for a history lesson for our times through the in depth outline of home owners and renters of this inviting home.

Thank Mia K
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Stumbled on this place during a walk in the old town. Exceptionally nice tour by a lovely young lady guy. I really enjoyed the unexpected treat at this fine old 1784. House. Was eventually used by John L Lewis of labor fame

Thank Jonmun
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We had our wedding reception on August 1, 1981, and it was the perfect venue for a 200 person reception. We had a small combo and a singer in the back garden area, and there were two bars. We had our buffet inside in the...More

Thank Grice-Fearing
Reviewed 19 July 2015

This house is where generations of Robert E Lee's family lived. The house has been restored to its early Victorian elegance & is shown in the period 1850-1870 as a Lee family home. It has a super collection of Lee family heirlooms & period pieces...More

Thank Clio H
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