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NameGeorge Washington's Forest History Tour
AddressBall-Sellers House
5620 Third Street, South
Arlington, VA 22204
Brief DescriptionWalk in the footsteps of George Washington.
TypeActivity
CategoryRecreation
DescriptionWalk in the footsteps of George Washington on a free guided walking tour with a local historian

When: Sunday, May 7, 2017, 1:30 (RAIN or SHINE)
Where: Begins and ends at Ball-Sellers House Museum, 5620 3rd Street, South, in Arlington VA, 22204
Who: Open FREE to the public, all ages welcome
What: Wear good walking shoes and dress for the weather.

In 1775, George Washington bought 1200-acres of forest in what is now Arlington. After the Revolutionary War, he returned home and surveyed his property. On the walking tour you'll see the Ball-Sellers House (the oldest house in Arlington), visit the survey markers used by Washington in 1785, and visit historic springs, a DC Boundary Stone, the site of a mill built by George Washington’s step-grandson, and more. This event is sponsored by the Arlington Historical Society.
Phone 1(703) 577-7042
EmailBSH@arlingtonhistoricalsociety.org
Handicapped AccessibleNo
Time Allowance2 hours
Websitewww.arlingtonhistoricalsociety.org
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Last Updated4/28/2017
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