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Lee Hall Mansion

168 Yorktown Rd, Newport News, VA 23603-1128
+1 757-888-3371
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Beautiful Manor House

This Manor was the best of the three historic houses I visited in Newport News. It has been... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jehenson81
Beautiful Home built in the 1850s

Beautifully preserved home of the Lee family! Well worth the $8 entrance fee, or you can purchase... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Gary G
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Great Mills, Maryland, United States
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168 Yorktown Rd, Newport News, VA 23603-1128
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+1 757-888-3371
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"civil war history"
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"tour guide was very informative"
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"confederate generals"
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"period furniture"
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"well worth the visit"
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"headquarters"
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"campaign"
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"juanita"
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"peninsula"
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"johnston"
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"structure"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Manor was the best of the three historic houses I visited in Newport News. It has been beautiful restored and the guide was very passionate about the house (and her opinions). The history of the home is interesting and spans before and after the...More

Thank jehenson81
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautifully preserved home of the Lee family! Well worth the $8 entrance fee, or you can purchase a ticket for the Lee Hall Mansion, Endview Plantation, and Virginia War Museum for $18. Senior discounts for those 52 and older or AAA members. It was built...More

Thank Gary G
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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

We had never heard of this place until our trip this year, but we enjoyed it very much. We bought a combination ticket in conjunction with admission to the Virginia War Museum and Endview Plantation, so that was a good deal. (Discounts are offered for...More

Thank areader2013
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

It was a brand new place to visit. I visited. The tour guide was great and very knowledgeable. Worth the visit.

Thank JohnBCowgill
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Reviewed January 13, 2018

A nice 1.5 hour visit began with a warm welcome by Juanita, cashier and answer lady in the gallery before the tour. She is a retired history teacher and answered a series of questions from visitors, The tour was conducted by Tanisha who was a...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2018

I was very disappointed that there were so few Christmas decorations, when that is the reason we went.

Thank R1GRO
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

  Had a really great time at Lee Hall today, Juanita Conway connected with all of us, knowledgeable and communicated well. Will be back with my parents. Did not seem like much from the road, but really liked the inside, the care they put into...More

Thank Brian A
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Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

This is a cool old home. Built in 1850 on 2200 succesful farming acres. It was initially rented by Gen Magruder of the Confederate army in 1862 and eventually taken over by them, driving the owner away. They ruined it. When the owner returned in...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2017

Wonderful piece of local history that we finally went to see having passed so many times in our visits to other places in our home area of Hampton and Newport News. So glad we finally got to see this hidden treasure, beautiful architecture, history, story...More

1  Thank 181dianah
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Reviewed April 25, 2017

Good for a rainy spring day, the tour guide was very informative and the history of this family and home is really interesting.

Thank KRF-traveler
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BarbHarrisonburg_VA
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Response from Oranutan1 | Reviewed this property |
I never heard of a ferry to Hog Island. There is one from Jamestown to Surry.
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knitone1109
27 April 2015|
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Tours start every half hour.
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