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Kenmore Plantation and Gardens

1201 Washington Ave, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-3747
+1 540-373-3381
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Mid-Georgian manor house that has special activities for children.
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  • Average4%
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1201 Washington Ave, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-3747
+1 540-373-3381

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Beautiful architecture.Gardens and grounds are well maintained and the docent very knowledgeable about the property and the times.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My sister, mom and I were headed back to NC from DC and were still wanting to experience some more historical sites. We stopped at the Virginia welcome center and were given some options. This was one of the ones that were available given the...More

Thank Marc H
Reviewed 21 June 2017

There is an interactive museum here, and children can lear of early colonial trading. The house is one floor and easily toured with a guide. Many interesting pieces of furniture and stories about the family and the house.

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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Having visited the grounds on numerous occasions I finally visited the house. What a surprise!! As everybody says the ceilings are amazing and the history behind it is interesting. The local college students did some renovations. But we visited to go to the Summer play...More

Thank MicPav88
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This house has parking nearby but is also accessible walking from public parking. It is a nominal fee of $12 for the tour, which I found very informative. The building is well maintained and provides a glimpse at the life of an upper society family...More

Thank Dewayne P
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A great spot to gain more knowledge of history AND to see the most fabulous decorative ceilings! Nice tour. First floor only. Interesting museum attached.

Thank summersailor1
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

A great way to experience Revolutionary history where it actually took place. The Plantation house has been beautifully restored and the adjacent museum is well done. Wonderful guided tour!

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 26 May 2017

My wife and I were in Fredericksburg and visited here for the first time on Wed. May 17. Wow, what a gem. The entire complex is really well done. The visitors center is very informative and really set-up the tour of the house and grounds....More

Thank ChamL
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We really were surprised that there was still some original furniture. The plaster work was beautiful. I was surprised by the details. The museum portion had wonderful photographs and a great miniature recreation of the city.

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 21 May 2017

An excellent look at how the other half lived at the time of the Revolutionary War. It was a really grand life style for the owners.

Thank Leigh B
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15 July 2016|
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Response from NguyTina | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is parking off street in front of Kenmore. It's free.
7 May 2016|
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Response from mlhw46 | Reviewed this property |
Parking on the street available. Disabled access to the Crowninshield building which has many Washington artifacts on display.
Simchah B
29 November 2015|
Response from JennVA | Reviewed this property |
Sunday 1200pm to 400pm Monday through Saturday 1000am to 400pm