History & Culture

  • Josephine Wheelwright Rust sitting in a chair


    Meet some of the people who made an impact at the area known as George Washington Birthplace.

  • Washington Family Cemetery


    Learn about some of the different places in the 550-acre park.

  • 1930 black and white photo of men and women walking on sandy road


    Discover some of the interesting stories in the park's history.

  • 17th Century Ceramic item


    The museum collection documents the cultural and natural resources of the park.

Last updated: September 14, 2021

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1732 Popes Creek Road
Colonial Beach, VA 22443


804 224-1732 x227

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