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Lee Chapel and Museum, Lexington

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4.7/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web
Lee Chapel and Museum is located in Lexington. Arrange your visit to Lee Chapel and Museum and discover more family-friendly attractions in Lexington using our Lexington tourist route planner.
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  • Special place for devotees of General Robert E. Lee. His family is buried in the crypt, and Traveler is buried alongside the chapel. 
  • Well kept! The museum is excellent. The General's office perfectly preserved. The ladies working in the museum were so knowledgeable and spent a lot of time with us! 
  • I was most drawn to this place, knowing it is the resting place of Gen Lee's horse, Traveller. I did not realize his entire (almost) family is interred in the chapel here. You see the markers for his ...  read more »
  • Lee Chapel is a very peaceful place. Free Tour with great information. Pretty, well kept and quite lovely. Definitely worth a stop even if you are just passing by on I-81.
  • Nice place to check if your historical to-do list. A short tour is offered upstairs and the museum downstairs is self guided. You can make it through everything in about an hour.
  • Nice place to stop if you are in the area. You can see everything in under an hour. There is a short tour upstairs and the museum is self guided.
  • A place to pay our respects to one of the US most influential leaders; and to learn about his greatest contribution to the Nation and the world. (You will be surprised)
  • Interesting celebration of several american white historical figures- most notably R.E. Lee. If you are into American history, there is a lot to see here. If you are into odd artifacts, you should check out the enormous mechanical solar system from the 19th century
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