• Lossing Watercolor of Arlington House

    Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial

    Virginia

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July 17, 2014
David Rubenstein donates lead Centennial gift of $12.35 million to the National Park Foundation to Restore Arlington House
Gift exemplifies ‘Patriotic Philanthropy,’ as the 2016 National Park Service centennial approaches. Gift is Rubenstein’s third major donation to honor the legacy of George Washington.

 

Did You Know?

Arlington House, viewed from the south side

George Washington Parke Custis built Arlington House to be not only his home but a memorial to George Washington, his step-grandfather. The house was built between 1802 and 1818.