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The Marshall House

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Fantastic!

I spent a few hours here on a Saturday during the fall of 2018. Free parking is available at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ashmur68
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Great historical tour of the General George C. Marshall house

Bill conducted an excellent, informative and detail rich tour of this magnificent home. The home is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kwrightoec
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Fairfax, Virginia
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The Marshall House (formerly Dodona Manor), is situated on 3.8 acres of gardens on the eastern end of Leesburg's Old and Historic District. The site is designated a National Historic Landmark as the residence of General George C. Marshall from 1941...more
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312 E Market St, Leesburg, VA 20176-4100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a few hours here on a Saturday during the fall of 2018. Free parking is available at the Shops at The Marshall House, located at 312 East Market Street, Leesburg, Virginia 20176. Parking here gives you a nice walk through the backyard of...More

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tbowers42, Docent Director at The Marshall House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely response and for your nice words about our docents. They are representative of all of them. Please come back.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bill conducted an excellent, informative and detail rich tour of this magnificent home. The home is filled with wonderful family artifacts from a great american hero who gave his life to public service and rebuilding Europe after WW2! I recommend all see this wonderful home...More

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tbowers42, Docent Director at The Marshall House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am glad that you got such enrichment from Bill at the Marshall House. Please come back, and please spread the word.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an outstanding place to visit. A great man and a well conducted tour. Very reasonably priced.

1  Thank Nathaniel M
tbowers42, Docent Director at The Marshall House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am glad that you enjoyed your tour of the Marshall House. I hope that you will return and that you will tell others about it.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were excited to see this historic residence of the man was a an Army Chief of Staff as well as Secy. of Defense and Secy. of State, but on a Wednesday it was closed. The gardens were nothing to rave about and the grounds...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a rainy morning I took my out of town guest to the George Marshall home. We were completely captivated by presentation of the life of Mr. Marshall and his role in our country’s history. A video aided our understanding and the home with personal...More

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tbowers42, Docent Director at The Marshall House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Marshall House, and I thank you for recognizing one of our fine docents. I hope that you will return.

Reviewed August 16, 2018

We finally visited Leesburg, Virginia and were very interested in the General George Marshall house. He and his wife lived in this house from 1941 - 1959. It is decorated to look like it would have looked in the 1950's. I loved all the furnishings,...More

1  Thank Motherhen03
Reviewed August 12, 2018

The home of George Marshall, Army Chief of Staff in WWII, author of the Marshall Plan, Ambassador to China, Secretary of State. The house is preserved in time of around 1950, the house itself is great. The exhibits in the house are good... there aren't...More

1  Thank Mike C
tbowers42, Docent Director at The Marshall House, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Thank you for your review of the Marshall House. I hope that you will return and that you will encourage others to do so.

Reviewed August 11, 2018

The Marshall House, formerly known as Dodona Manor, is an early 19th century house situation on the eastern boundary of the Old Historic District of Leesburg, Virginia, the county seat of Loudoun County. Located at 217 Edwards Ferry Road, it is owned by the George...More

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tbowers42, Docent Director at The Marshall House, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Thank you for your positive and extensive review of the Marshall House. I hope that you will return.

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Marshall was a general, secretary of state, secretary of defense, nobel peace prize winner, and organized the Marshall plan which helped pull Europe out of postwar depression. He was a private behind the scenes kind of person and left little autobiographical material. The Marshall House...More

1  Thank Karel S
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Very involved and passionate docents. The tour of General Marshall's house (he of the Marshal Plan) was so interesting. I had no idea how much he had actually done for our country, and what a long career this amazing man had. For me, it was...More

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tbowers42, Docent Director at The Marshall House, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

I am pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Marshall House. I hope you will return.

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weechurbana
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Response from tbowers42 | Property representative |
The Marshall House is open for public tours on Saturdays from 10 to 4 and Sundays from 1 to 4. Sunday, December 18, will be the last day for public tours in 2016. The house will be closed during January and February.
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