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Explore George Washington's boyhood home (Ferry Farm)... and much more. Stafford, Virginia has been a crossroads for many important events and travelers in history.
Aquia Church, built in 1757 near Garrisonville, Virginia, is unusual among local structures for having been designed on the plan of a Greek cross rather than the more standard Roman Cross design. In addition, Aquia Church has a rare three-tiered pulpit; it has been designated a National Historic Landmark. The Episcopal church continues to be active today.
From Pocahontas and Captain John Smith, to George Washington and his famous fabled "chopping of the cherry tree," to the more than 140,000 Civil War soldiers encamped here in winter of 1862-63 -- Stafford has centuries of tales to tell. Visit Stafford, experience the past, and create memories that will last a lifetime.