The John Marshall House, built in 1790 in the fashionable Court End neighborhood of Richmond, was the home of the Great Chief Justice for forty-five years. Listed on the National and Virginia Historic Registers, the John Marshall House has undergone remarkably few changes since Marshall’s lifetime.Work out when and for how long to visit The John Marshall House and other Richmond attractions using our handy Richmond trip itinerary maker .
The property remained in the Marshall family until 1911 and is currently owned and operated by Preservation Virginia. Visitors can enjoy a guided tour, stroll the garden and visit the museum shop.
The John Marshall House Reviews
I never knew about John Marshall, so I took the tour and was intrigued at his prominent role in this country's justice system. The tour guide offered historical information and context, so that I walk... more »
I called and was told tours start on the hour with 4:00 being the last. Got there at 3:40 and the tour had started. Paid our $9 and dropped into the tour. Our guide said very little about John Marshal... more »
How did I grow up in Richmond and not come to this! Awesome home in great shape with knowledgeable guides! Parking can be hard, it is worth it. The home is mostly original and has many original furnishings.
The John Marshall house is structurally the same house from when it was originally built in the 1700’s. The History Guides here at this house have a plethora of knowledge that they share with each tour. The History Guides will ensure that all your questions are answered with the correct questions. If you are in the Richmond area I recommend that you stop by this House to learn more information about John Marshall and all the things that he did for the United States.
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