• Lossing Watercolor of Arlington House

    Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial



The Arlington House story is a fascinating collection of events, personalities, relationships and so much more. As one of our interpretive goals at the park, we are trying to bring this rich story to visitors over the internet and will be regularly posting additional narratives on various subjects. Discover the people, places, and stories of Arlington House on these pages. Check back often for updates.

Did You Know?

The Lee boys room at Arlington House

All three sons of Robert E. Lee served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War and all survived. The three boys, Custis, Rooney and Rob Jr., shared one room while growing up at Arlington House.