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Date(s) - 04/22/2023
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Ball-Sellers House


Walk in the footsteps of George Washington on a guided walking tour with a local historian.

  • When: Saturday, April 22, 2023, 1:30 (RAIN or SHINE)
  • Where: Begins and ends at Ball-Sellers House Museum, 5620 3rd Street, South
  • Who: Open FREE to the public, all ages welcome
  • What: Wear good walking shoes, dress for the weather, and bring water.

In 1775, George Washington bought 1200-acres of forest in what is now Arlington. After the Revolutionary War, he returned home and surveyed his property.

On the walking tour you’ll start with a tour of the Ball-Sellers House (the oldest house in Arlington), visit the survey markers used by Washington in 1785, see historic springs, see the site of a mill built by George Washington’s step-grandson, and more.