Washington Heritage Museums





Love, Honor, and Dueling

In the early days of the American republic, honor was almost everything. Join the Rising Sun Tavern's keeper as we discuss how love, honor, and dueling became the talk of many towns and their taverns in 18th century and early 19th century America. Bring your questions!

Early Opening for President’s Day

Monday, February 15, 2021,
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Celebrate the presidents with tours of the Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop, Mary Washington House, and Rising Sun Tavern.  All Washington Heritage Museums will open early on Monday, February 15.  Tour all three museums using our Heritage Pass. (Adult pass - $18, Children’s pass - $7). 

Schedule your visit!

1300 Charles Street

Fredericksburg, Virginia  22401


(540) 373-5630


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