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Abram's Delight

1340 S Pleasant Valley Rd, Winchester, VA 22601-4447
+1 540-662-6519
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Had a great personal tour of the house and cabin. Great piece of history. Cooling bench was a... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
cccross3
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Munnsville, New York
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This is such a neat old structure. I loved the yard and garden too. Shares same parking lot as... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
mfkeeg
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Earlysville, Virginia
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1340 S Pleasant Valley Rd, Winchester, VA 22601-4447
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great personal tour of the house and cabin. Great piece of history. Cooling bench was a surprise. Learned a lot about the local history. Took about an hour but well worth it!!

Thank cccross3
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is such a neat old structure. I loved the yard and garden too. Shares same parking lot as Visitors Center which makes it so convenient.

Thank mfkeeg
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We did not go into the building but enjoyed walking the grounds with a grove of very old walnut trees. The pond next to the stone structure is enjoyed by a wide variety of towns people. Log cabin is interesting history too. Next to the...More

1  Thank Susan F
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Visited this property as part of a package deal along with the Stonewall Jackson house and George Washington house. Out of the three, this was definitely the least interesting of the bunch. Aside from being the oldest property in town, the house itself did not...More

Thank RaceTrackHunter
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The guide shared with us a wonderful story of the family who lived in the house and adjacent property from the original settlement of Winchester to the early 20th Century, illustrating it with the details of the architecture and artifacts. I learned that the history...More

2  Thank rhawnhurster
Reviewed 31 July 2016

If you enjoy historic houses, this is a must-see. The guide was very knowledgeable and friendly and the house was lovely. I also enjoyed the log cabin across the lawn.

1  Thank Dana S
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Like so many reviewers, this home belonged to long distant ancestors. We had family in town, so we drove out to Winchester for the day. Our guide closed up the gift shop and took us on an excellent tour of the home. She knew the...More

2  Thank rekkah b
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I have never been inside but the property is gorgeous and has an extensive garden in the back along with a gazebo. Other than a quick walk around the property there isn't a whole lot there.

1  Thank grnfern
Reviewed 16 June 2016

While planning a trip to historic Northern Virginia, I discovered this home built by my Quaker ancestors. What a delight! The tour guide was very knowledgeable. Since I live in Oregon this was a special treat to actually see how my Colonial ancestors lived.

1  Thank donap4w
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Abram's Delight is Winchester's oldest home built in 1754 by prominent Quaker, Abraham Hollingsworth,serving 5 generations of the Hollingsworth family for nearly 200 years.The home was purchased by the city of Winchester in 1943 and opened as a museum in 1961.This attractive limestone home was...More

1  Thank Mark G
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