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Ellwood Manor

36380 Constitution Hwy, Locust Grove, VA 22508-2834
+1 540-693-3200
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Excellent Restoration

Ellwood Manor is an excellent restoration of a circa 1800 Federalist style home that originally sat... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
823greggs
Great out of the way history lesson

It's a free museum and tour related to the Civil War. Stonewall Jackson's arm is buried onsite. You... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
770MCP
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36380 Constitution Hwy, Locust Grove, VA 22508-2834
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ellwood Manor is an excellent restoration of a circa 1800 Federalist style home that originally sat on 5,000 acres. The house depicts the 1864 Battle of the Wilderness headquarters of Union General Warren along with information on the battle, plantation life and the restoration of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a free museum and tour related to the Civil War. Stonewall Jackson's arm is buried onsite. You can tour the house with or without a guide. We enjoyed our guided tour, he was enthusiastic and engaging. It was a great visit.

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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Ellwood Manor sits back off the main road which gives you the impression of traveling back in time. The property has been well-cared for and the house, which was used as a field hospital during the Civil War, is filled with various exhibits. Don't miss...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

One of the things I have wanted to do since our last visit to Fredericksburg was to see the burial site of Stonewall Jackson's arm. Since our original destination was closed for the day we decided to go here. We picked a great day. There...More

Thank Tom B
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Ellwood Manor is the best part about the Wilderness Battlefield. It is on National Park land and owned by them, but maintained by the Friends of Wilderness Battlefield. The house is in wonderful condition and the docents give nice little tours of the house, providing...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

My first visit a few years back was during a special event with lots of events going on. This was to be a short visit with a five year old granddaughter who would not work with the full tour. Having been at Chancellorsville, she was...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

The first time my wife and I visited Elwood Manor was in the early 1980s. As Civil War buffs, we were in quest of the burial site of Stonewall Jackson's arm, which had been amputated after he was shot by his own troops at the...More

1  Thank Taylor B
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

We have visited several times in the past year for a tour and presentations. We have been very happy with the tour and the presentations - all free. The staff are wonderful people who are very knowledgeable .

1  Thank Pickleballfan
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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

What a wonders place to visit. We had a great tour guide along with helpful volunteer that directed us to other historic sites to see.

2  Thank Ellen E
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

We had a wonderful tour guide that told us so many interesting facts about the home as well as the civil war. We loved the interactive computer in one room that let us be a general and see what choices we would make. Got to...More

1  Thank imabusy2000
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