Fredericksburg, Virginia

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Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA

Attractions in Fredericksburg, Virginia

Amusements

  • Belvedere Plantation 540-373-4478
    1410 Belvedere Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22408
    7 Miles Southeast of Fredericksburg on Route 17
    A 645-acre heritage farm built in the 1760's on the historic Rappahannock River, near Fredericksburg, Virginia. This working farm grows such crops as corn, wheat,... more info  map

  • Central Park Fun-Land 540-785-6700
    1351 Central Park Boulevard, Fredericksburg, VA 24401
    "Virginia's premier indoor/outdoor family fun center" features over 20 rides and attractions, including laser tag, go-karts, miniature golf, batting cages, mini bowling,... more info  map

  • Chuck E. Cheese's 540-786-9935
    1280 Central Park Boulevard, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    Video games, high-tech simulator rides, the Skytubes attraction, kiddie rides, pizza, and more. more info  map

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Chatham Manor 540-693-3200
    120 Chatham Lane, Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    Part of Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park, this 12,000 square foot, Georgian-style house overlooks the Rappahannock River. This historic home served... more info

  • George Washington's Ferry Farm 540-370-0732
    268 Kings Highway, Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    The site of the Washington house, where a six year old George Washington moved with his family in 1738. Visitors are able to view where the Washington house stood... more info  map

  • Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop 540-373-3362
    1020 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    This 18th century building was restored to house the Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop, "a museum of medicine, pharmacy, and military and political affairs." Dr. Mercer's... more info  map

  • Kenmore Plantation 540-373-3381
    1201 Washington Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    Historic Kenmore Plantation's Georgian-style, brick mansion was built by George Washington's sister, Betty Washington Lewis, and her husband, Fielding Lewis. A guided,... more info

  • Mary Washington House 540-373-1569
    1200 Charles Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    George Washington purchased this house from Michael Robinson for his mother, Mary Ball Washington, in 1772. She lived her last 17 years here. Several of Mary's... more info  map

  • Rising Sun Tavern 540-371-1494
    1304 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    Built by George Washington's youngest brother, Charles as his home, this frame building became a tavern in 1792, when it was purchased by the Wallace family. It... more info  map

  • St. James' House 540-373-5630
    1300 Charles Street, Fredericksburg, VA 24401
    Built around 1768, the restored St. James' House is one of the few 18th century frame houses still standing in Fredericksburg. It was originally home to James Mercer,... more info  map

Libraries & Research Centers

  • Central Rappahannock Heritage Center 540-373-3704
    Barton Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    "The Central Rappahannock Heritage Center archives and preserves historical documents and photographs pertaining to the history and people from the counties of Caroline,... more info

Museums & Galleries

  • Bill Harris Art Studio 540-424-8157
    916 Liberty Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    Downtown in LibertyTown Arts Workshop
    Visit the actual working studio of local artist Bill Harris. more info  map

  • Fredericksburg Area Museum 540-371-3037
    907 Princess Anne Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    Located in Downtown Fredericksburg
    Housed in historic, circa 1816 Town Hall/Market House, Fredericksburg Area Museum collects, researches, interprets, teaches, and preserves the history, heritage, and... more info  map

  • James Monroe Museum & Memorial Library 540-654-1043
    908 Charles Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    Located in historic downtown Fredericksburg, the James Monroe Museum & Memorial Library contains the largest collection of artifacts and documents related to the fifth... more info  map

  • White Oak Civil War Museum 540-371-4234
    985 White Oak Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    This museum contains a unique, extensive collection of Union and Confederate artifacts from battle sites and encampments around the Fredericksburg area. more info  map

National Parks & Natural Wonders

Tours & Cruises

  • Living History Company of Fredericksburg, The 540-899-1776
    904 Princess Anne Street, Suite C7, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
    Offers driving and/or walking performances on the Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Wilderness and Spotsylvania Courthouse Battlefields, ghost adventures, a 19th century... more info  map

  • Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg 540-898-0737
    706 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22407
    The Fredericksburg Visitor Center
    Offers a 75-minute, guided tour of the downtown historic district and the Fredericksburg Battlefield. In addition to award-winning historic tours, trolleys are... more info  map

  

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