George Washington’s Ferry Farm is closed for the winter. Ferry Farm will reopen for regular tours on March 1.
Ferry Farm is offering private tours by appointment on Fridays during our annual winter closure period. Learn more and schedule a private tour.
George Washington’s Ferry Farm is where young Washington spent his formative years and became an extraordinary man. The future general and first president was 6 years old when his family moved to King George County (now Stafford County), Virginia, in 1738.
For information about school group visits, children’s Discovery Workshops, youth and family programs, visit Education.
If you have additional questions about visiting Ferry Farm, check our Guest Policies and Frequently Asked Questions page.
Ferry Farm is closed on Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Eve and during all of January and February.
Ferry Farm’s grounds are closed
during non-business hours.
Click to see available tour times and to purchase tickets.
Please arrive at least 10 minutes before your tour time so you may check at the Visitors Center and walk to the Washington house, where your tour begins.
Adults . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $12.00
Students (Ages 6 and up) . . . . . $6.00
Ages 5 and under . . . . . . . . . . Free
268 Kings Highway
Fredericksburg, VA 22405