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Stonewall Jackson's Headquarters - TEMPORARILY CLOSED

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Address: 415 N Braddock St, Winchester, VA 22601-3921
Phone Number: +1 540-667-5505
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Christmas candlelight tour

What a nice tour today, the docents were in costume and the house decorated with fresh greenery and candles. Lovely homemade cookies and sweets to finish.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
h0lly99
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Winchester, Virginia
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Winchester, Virginia
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

What a nice tour today, the docents were in costume and the house decorated with fresh greenery and candles. Lovely homemade cookies and sweets to finish.

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Rogersville, Tennessee
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Brian was filled with information on this approximate 1 hour tour. A must visit if you are in the area and in awe of TSJ as I am.

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Munnsville, New York
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great tour. Just about an hour. Very good info throughout the tour. Learned more than I thought I would have about Thomas Jackson.

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Newark, Ohio
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Genl Jackson was a great man who was very competent at his profession. Of course the house will seem empty without the presence of his personality. Having said that, the guides are knowledgeable and helpful. This is an important stop for any serious Civil War Student.

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Thank CentralOhioJeff
Fairfax, Virginia
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29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Very nice narration through the rooms, led by period dressed people. There is a small giftshop. Ti buy a combo for the other 2 attractions as well.

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Franklin, Pennsylvania
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146 reviews
93 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

A small museum,but interesting.Some original artifacts.History learned about Winchester as well. the civil war was so terrible for all invovlved.

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Durham NC
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30 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Small group tour with great in depth information. Guild took time to answer and explain all questions. No feeling of being rushed.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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459 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We almost passed on this as we had to drive home. This is THE best preserved house/museum we have ever visited. We have been to many Civil War museums. This is by far the best collection of Stonewall Jackson artifacts we have ever seen. Kudos to the ladies who give the tour. Outstanding!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I and another couple went to this tour not expecting a whole lot, but were presently surprised. The tour guide was amazing! He was very interesting and extremely knowledgeable. Learned so much about Jackson that I never knew. Only $5 to get in, but the tour was worth $20. Mary Tyler Moore is a descendant of the... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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95 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Jackson's winter headquarters from 1861-62 is an amazing historic site. It offers multiple period pieces, many unique to Stonewall himself: prayer book, locks of hair, prayer table, camp chair with original upholstery, office desk, and many others. The building ranks among the top civil war sites I've visited. The staff is knowledgeable and helpful. Outstanding! Highly recommended!

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