George Washington Birthplace National Monument, Colonial Beach

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George Washington, America’s first and greatest hero, was crucial to the establishment of the United States as a nation founded on the principles of liberty. George Washington Birthplace preserves the heart of the Washington lands and a memorial plantation. Here, in the peace and beauty of this place untouched by time, the staunch character of our hero comes to the imagination.

There is no fee to visit the park.
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  • George Washington was born on this plantation. His family moved to the Popes Creek Plantation when he was a child. This building is not on the exact foundation. They are still looking for the original...  more »
  • We really enjoyed the tour. Very informative!! The grounds are absolutely beautiful! Tour guide was very nice.  more »

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