VCU Road Scholar in Fredericksburg
Fredericksburg site coordinator: Jeffrey Ruggles
- George Washington's Virginia
- Program #21955
- Description: "Few American towns can match the model of historic preservation set by charming Fredericksburg. Immerse yourself in the history and allure of this quaint city that was once home to George Washington’s family. Step into the Colonial period at the site of the farm where George grew up and in town at the homes of his mother and sister. See iconic Mount Vernon and come to know our first president better through its updated and revealing look at his astute agricultural practices. Experience the early republic at the museum and library of the fifth president, James Monroe, and stand on the battle lines of three campaigns of the Civil War."
Register by calling Road Scholar Participants Services at 800-454-5768, or register online.