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  Mount Vernon

  George Washington's Grist Mill

  Virginia 235

  Mount Vernon  VA  22121    

  Phone  703 780-3383

  Web Site www.mountvernon.org/

  Description  video history in restored mill on orginal foundation

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  President

  Building Type  Mill

  Nature of Group or Site  Government
 

  Mt Vernon

  Mount Vernon George Washington

  George Washington Memorial Parkway

  Mt Vernon  VA     22121    

  Phone  703 780-2000

  Web Site www.mountvernon.org

  Description  Washington's long time home with Martha.  They are buried here

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Field of Study/Science Facility

  Industry /Profession Politics
 

  Virginia

  Orange

  James Madison Museum

  129 Caroline Street

  Orange VA   22960    

  Phone  540 672-1776

  Web Site www.jamesmadisonmuseum.org

  Description  dedicated to president sometimes known as the Father of the

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics
 

  Petersburg

  Farmers Bank

  19 Bollingbrook Street

  Petersburg  VA   23803    

  Phone  804 733-2400

  Web Site http://www.apva.org/apva/farmers_bank.php

  Alt Web http://www.petersburg-va.org/tourism/museums.htm

  Description  bank from 1817-1866 now restored to19th century form

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type Bank

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Era  1817

  Owner/Operator:  APVA

  New or Updated:  7/2/2004
 
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  Spotsylvania

  Spotsylvania County Museum

  8956 Courthouse Road

  PO Box 64

  Spotsylvania  VA   22553    

  Phone 540 582-7167

  Web Site http://www.spotsylvania.va.us/departments/tourism/index.cfm?doc_id=297

  Description  former church scarred by shells  in Civil War now holds museum,

                    research library

  Type of Resource Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Church

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  7/13/2004
 

  Virginia

  Staunton

  Woodrow Wilson Birthplace and Museum

  24 North Coatler Street

  Staunton  VA   24401    

  Phone  540 885-0897

  Web Site www.woodrowwilson.org

  Toll Free 888 496-6376

  Description  house restored to 1856 style, adjacent museum with Wilson exhibits

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Field of Study/Science Facility

  Industry /Profession Politics
 

   Strasburg

  Museum of American Presidents

  130 North Massanutten

  Strasburg  VA   22657    

  Phone  540 465-5999

  Web Site www.waysideofva.com

  E-mail  wayside@shentel.net

  Description  collection of presidential memorabilia

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

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