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Point of Honor

112 Cabell St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1211
+1 434-455-6226
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Beautiful view

We discovered this place on the suggestion of a waiter. Great historic site in Lynchburg if you are... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
erichH8670AG
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Newark, United States
My husband & I loved the historical visit.

It was very interesting to view the history of Point of Honor. It has known many owners over the... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
granniedahn
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Edmonds, Washington
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Point of Honor, the elegant Federal-style home built by Dr. George Cabell in 1815. Point of Honor is furnished with period antiques, and the grounds contain a recreated plantation kitchen, gardens, and the Carriage House Gift Shop.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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112 Cabell St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1211
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

We discovered this place on the suggestion of a waiter. Great historic site in Lynchburg if you are into History and beautiful old historic homes.Tour this great location just a minute from Down Town Lynchburg

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Lynchburg M, Public Relations Manager at Point of Honor, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thank You for visiting Point of Honor! We're glad you enjoyed our city and the view from our historic home!

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

It was very interesting to view the history of Point of Honor. It has known many owners over the last nearly 150 plus years. The tour guide was very informative and the resoration to the original condition of the home was done well.

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Lynchburg M, Public Relations Manager at Point of Honor, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank You for visiting Point of Honor!! Glad you enjoyed your tour and the restoration! Hope you will visit again.

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

This was an interesting tour. We started in the dining room which was set up to resemble how it looked when the house was actually occupied. We then proceeded to the “parlor”/living room and the bedroom on the main floor. We also visited the doctor’s...More

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Lynchburg M, Public Relations Manager at Point of Honor, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Thank You for visiting Point of Honor! Glad you enjoyed your tour and home you'll make a return visit to see the upstairs of the house.

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

This site would be my last visit for Lynchburg, knowing only what was viewed on the web. Point of Honor was built between 1806 & 1851 by Dr. George Cabell on a plot of 856 acres. The mansion is a Federal irregularity shaped structure. Six...More

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Lynchburg M, Public Relations Manager at Point of Honor, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank You for visiting Point of Honor! Glad you enjoyed your time in Lynchburg, and hope you'll make a return visit!

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We visited Point of Honor and from the time we entered until we left is was well worth the $6 each entry fee. We were greeted by a friendly staff member who explained a little of the tour and guided us to a 10 minute...More

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Lynchburg M, Public Relations Manager at Point of Honor, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank You for visiting Point of Honor! Glad you enjoyed your tour!

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

If you love history and know more about where you live then go to Point of Honor. The staff is friendly and outgoing. My tour guide did a fantastic job at telling me all the details about Point of Honor. She also answered all my...More

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Lynchburg M, Public Relations Manager at Point of Honor, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank You for visiting Point of Honor! Glad you enjoyed your tour and tour guide! Hope you will visit us again!

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Loved the preservation of history in this lovely area! We will recommend to others from Texas, who appreciate history.

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Lynchburg M, Public Relations Manager at Point of Honor, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank You for visiting and for the recommendations!

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

I wasted my time visiting Poplar Forest but in Point of Honor I found a gem that should be on every early 19th century history and furniture buffs must see list. There are pieces there that are unique to Point of Honor. The expertise of...More

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Lynchburg M, Public Relations Manager at Point of Honor, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank You for visiting Point of Honor! We have passed your kind words on to Hope. We are glad you enjoyed your tour and hope you'll visit us again!

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

It is just your average house tour. Not exactly. It is an amazing site. It has many stories. Elizabeth was the tour guide, and she did an excellent tour. Worth seeing.

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Lynchburg M, Public Relations Manager at Point of Honor, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank You for visiting! Very glad you enjoyed your tour and hopefully you'll make a return visit!

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

We enjoyed touring this restored antebellum home. The tour guide was very informative and answered all of our random questions! It was beautiful.

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Lynchburg M, Public Relations Manager at Point of Honor, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank You for visiting Point of Honor and we're glad you enjoyed your tour!

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Adults $6 Seniors over 60 $5 College Students $4 Children 6-17 $3 Under 6 Free Please let us know if you have any further questions. Thank You
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