George Washington House, Garrison

#1 of 13 in Historic Sites in Saint Michael Parish
See the historic George Washington House, where America's first president (before he was a politician) resided for two months in 1751 with his ailing brother. Manicured gardens surround the two-story traditional house, which features a pastel yellow façade accented with green shutters. Learn about why George Washington came to the country through a series of informative tour activities. Walk around the originally preserved house as musicians dressed in period costume serenade you. You can also experience Dinner with George, a five-course candlelight dinner accompanied by music and a living history version of the man himself. PutGeorge Washington House into our Garrison trip itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • If you are in Barbados, you have to swing by a piece of American history and see where George Washington lived for a brief a period of time. It was his only visit to a foreign country and realizing.....  more »
  • We had a lovely tour of the house with Martin. He was a great tour guide and told us so much information about the house. The house itself I thought was stunning, with antique furniture and an...  more »
  • We enjoyed our tour and visit. Video gave us a sneak peek of the site. Was not prepared for the underground tunnels, but I survived. Mr. Washington was more than just our first US President.
  • Went to the restaurant there, the ambiance was amazing and the food was really great! Very cute spot for a lunch meeting (or even to casually go with friends)!
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