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We really enjoyed this house. The tour guide was full of knowledge. Interacted very well with our... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Baltimore, Maryland
Great out of the way history lesson

It's a free museum and tour related to the Civil War. Stonewall Jackson's arm is buried onsite. You... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

We really enjoyed this house. The tour guide was full of knowledge. Interacted very well with our group and was personable. The house was very nicely restored in most of the areas that we saw.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ReneeH3
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Ellwood Manor is an excellent restoration of a circa 1800 Federalist style home that originally sat on 5,000 acres. The house depicts the 1864 Battle of the Wilderness headquarters of Union General Warren along with information on the battle, plantation life and the restoration of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 823greggs
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

It's a free museum and tour related to the Civil War. Stonewall Jackson's arm is buried onsite. You can tour the house with or without a guide. We enjoyed our guided tour, he was enthusiastic and engaging. It was a great visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 770MCP
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Ellwood Manor sits back off the main road which gives you the impression of traveling back in time. The property has been well-cared for and the house, which was used as a field hospital during the Civil War, is filled with various exhibits. Don't miss...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Don W
Reviewed 7 May 2018

One of the things I have wanted to do since our last visit to Fredericksburg was to see the burial site of Stonewall Jackson's arm. Since our original destination was closed for the day we decided to go here. We picked a great day. There...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 119TomB119
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Ellwood Manor is the best part about the Wilderness Battlefield. It is on National Park land and owned by them, but maintained by the Friends of Wilderness Battlefield. The house is in wonderful condition and the docents give nice little tours of the house, providing...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 12 August 2017

My first visit a few years back was during a special event with lots of events going on. This was to be a short visit with a five year old granddaughter who would not work with the full tour. Having been at Chancellorsville, she was...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank vtcc64
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The first time my wife and I visited Elwood Manor was in the early 1980s. As Civil War buffs, we were in quest of the burial site of Stonewall Jackson's arm, which had been amputated after he was shot by his own troops at the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We have visited several times in the past year for a tour and presentations. We have been very happy with the tour and the presentations - all free. The staff are wonderful people who are very knowledgeable .

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Pickleballfan
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

What a wonders place to visit. We had a great tour guide along with helpful volunteer that directed us to other historic sites to see.

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank 332ellene
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