Visitors to Thomas Stone National Historic Site can see 322 acres of trails, the restored Stone house and the burial site of family members, slaves and servants. The site is open Wednesday through Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Memorial Day. Admission is free.
SOURCE: National Park Service | Map by Laris Karklis, Graphic by Bill Webster - The Washington Post - September 26, 2009
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