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Washington’s Birthplace

George Washington’s Birthplace


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 where the staunch character of our hero comes to the imagination.

Located in Westmoreland County, Virginia, the park is approximately 40 miles from Fredericksburg, Virginia.

Memorial House

George Washington Memorial House in winter