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Stonewall Jackson House

8 E Washington St, Lexington, VA 24450-2529
+1 540-463-2552
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Definitely worth a visit

The Stonewall Jackson house is well preserved and accurately restored with period antiques, as well... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
misterajs
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Duck, North Carolina
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Very interesting

Small museum. Very informative and would absolutely recommend to stop in for families or couples... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris F
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Verona, Va
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8 E Washington St, Lexington, VA 24450-2529
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Stonewall Jackson house is well preserved and accurately restored with period antiques, as well as some things actually owned by the family. Jackson, in addition to his stellar military service was an impressive individual who accomplished much in his community, church and academia. He...More

Thank misterajs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small museum. Very informative and would absolutely recommend to stop in for families or couples. We enjoyed thoroughly

1  Thank Chris F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whole area looks like it fits the mold for civil war enthusiasts. So much to see and do here.The Jackson house was really great. Much bigger than I thought. There are numerous attractions in the area having to do with General Jackson. This is...More

1  Thank paulkotrtoit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I learned a little about Jackson and it was interesting seeing where he lived. The tour guide was knowledgeable. Well worth the nominal entrance charge.

1  Thank Susan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a great tour, not to expensive. The tour guide was very informative. Definitely worth checking out while you are in Lexington.

1  Thank Jason H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 1/2 tour of the house was amazing, this is a must see. It took an hour total to see the house and walk the grounds. I highly recommend reading the book, "Rebel Yell" by S. C. Gwynne befor visiting the house or grave. It...More

1  Thank Carl F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoy any historical site related to Thomas J. 'Stonewall' Jackson. To be able to visit the only house that Jackson ever owned was great! Friendly employees, nice gift shop, great garden. A must see if you are in Lexington!

1  Thank AMiller121
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to Lexington numerous times but had never visited this house museum. I walking through the Jackson's inviting kitchen garden when a staff member popped out of the door and said that a tour was starting if I wanted to join. I'm glad I...More

Thank Travel5425
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Lexington home of Lt Gen Thomas J Jackson. This is the only home Jackson ever had. very good example of a nice home for the period. It is well preserved. Interesting to see Jackson's chair he used when meditating on the next day's lesson.

Thank lchambliss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed walking the garden and looking at the outside of the home and carriage house. With a cost of $8 each we chose not to tour the home.

Thank Sharon J
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Al W
8 February 2016|
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Response from Taylor B | Reviewed this property |
He was a very religious man. He would sit and look at the wall and meditate. He also would memorize his lecture for the following day's class at VMI.
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