Ash Lawn-Highland - Charlottesville, VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 37° 58.965 W 078° 27.373
17S E 723407 N 4206954
Quick Description: The home of James Monroe, the 5th president of the United States.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 6/25/2021 9:17:01 AM
Waymark Code: WM14EXN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
The man with the presidency called "Era of Good Feelings" lived here with his family after they purchased the home. The Monroe's lived here for 20 years. Monroe came up with the name of "highland" and it stuck. It was not until after his death when the building was called Ash Lawn. Today, it is a historic site on the National Register of Historic Places.
The "Official Tourism" URL link to the attraction: [Web Link]

Hours of Operation:
10-5 daily


Admission Prices:
$8


Approximate amount of time needed to fully experience the attraction: Half of a day (2-5 hours)

Transportation options to the attraction: Personal Vehicle Only

The attraction’s own URL: Not listed

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