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Washington's Office Museum

32 W Cork St, Winchester, VA
+1 540-662-4412
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Very short hours

but it's a neat building, with extensive information on historical plaques. We enjoyed reading them... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fredericksburg, Virginia
French and Indian War History

A small building, the cabin's original room served as Colonel Washington's office while Fort... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Carolyn B
United States
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32 W Cork St, Winchester, VA
+1 540-662-4412
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Reviewed 1 week ago

but it's a neat building, with extensive information on historical plaques. We enjoyed reading them and the lovely scenery.

Thank atasteofcreole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small building, the cabin's original room served as Colonel Washington's office while Fort Loudoun was under construction. The edifice's succeeding owner added the rooms on either side of the colonel's office. The docent gave us an excellent introduction to the area's history, telling us...More

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Great place to start to getting to know the man, George Washington started out surveying this town. The people are very knowledgeable and helpful.

Thank Fdrl L
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This is a small, but informative little stop that deals with George Washington's time in Winchester. It's pretty much a log cabin with 3 rooms, one of which is the entry and a small gift shoppette. The docent is very knowledgeable and friendly. There's a...More

Thank CobbCoGA
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Washington' Office Museum is located in the oldest building in downtown Winchester. The building consists of three small rooms, the middle of which was used by George Washington briefly (less than a year) as an office while he was overseeing the construction of Fort Loudoun...More

1  Thank edmrogers
Reviewed 23 August 2017

George Washington's Headquarters is a very small space but has a lot of good information and friendly staff. It is self guided and takes about 20mins to complete there is not a ton to look at but more of a reading tour.

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This tiny museum is tucked away in old town Winchester. It has a diorama of old town Winchester and several placards of George W's time in the town in the mid 1700's. Part of the structure of the museum is the actual office GW used...More

Thank ckkng1
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The building is very small and the doorways are very narrow. the outside grounds are very well kept and you can take pictures with the George Washington statue.

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 7 August 2017

It was the only museum we managed to visit because it was small and one of the people from our party needed to stay out with the dog (our "pet-friendly" hotel didn´t let us leave the dog at the hotel). It is very small and...More

Thank Guilherme S
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Growing up 1.5 miles from Mt Vernon Estate anything GW we stop. Worth the stop and easy access to get too.

Thank Leisa L
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