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Ratcliffe-Allison House and Pozer Garden

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Address: Fairfax, VA
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+1 703-385-8414

Built in 1812, this is one of the oldest residences in the city.

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The Pozer Garden in the middle of Fairfax City is ennervating & restful. It'w most exciting when the visiting bands play there--free to all. Nearby, the Ratcliffe-Allison House... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
Fairfax, Virginia
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

The Pozer Garden in the middle of Fairfax City is ennervating & restful. It'w most exciting when the visiting bands play there--free to all. Nearby, the Ratcliffe-Allison House gives you a view of what life was like when the City was in infant stages.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

The Kitty Pozer garden has undergone a major renovation in 2015, and now features a lovely splash pad that young families have been enjoying almost every day. It's a wonderful, free, gathering spot for parents to relax while their children play, and free onsite parking is a plus too! Once a month there is a free concert and block party,... More 

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Washington, DC
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Reviewed 17 June 2013

If you are going on the Fairfax walking tour, do stop in and see this house during its open hours. Gives a fine feel for the history of the town. Start your tour at the Fairfax Museum and Visitor's center.

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Reviewed 2 December 2011

This house gives you a look into what daily life was like in the early 1800s. The main part -- a one room dwelling includes furnishings and implements from that time period and you can also see later additions to the home dating to the early 1920s. While this is an interesting home to visit, it is usually open only... More 

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