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Claude Moore Colonial Farm

The Claude Moore Colonial Farm at Turkey Run is a living history museum that portrays family life on a small farm just prior to the Revolutionary War. Address: 6310 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA, 22101. Fairfax. Tel: 703-442-7557. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Gunston Hall

10709 Gunston Road, Mason Neck, VA 22079. 703-550-9220. Visit an original 5,500-acre tobacco and corn plantation owned by author George Mason IV with guided tours inside the mansion and grounds. Fee.

Henricus Historical Park

251 Henricus Park Road, Chester, VA 23836. 804-748-1613. Tour 12 recreated buildings of the New World with hands-on activities and reenactments from historical interpreters. Fee.