Opened in 1792 by young Quaker pharmacist Edward Stabler, the family business operated until 1933. Patrons included George & Martha Washington and Robert E. Lee. Over 15,000 objects still remain as part of the museum's collection - everything from herbs to bottles.
April-October: Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday-Monday 1-5 p.m.; November-March: Wednesday-Saturday 11a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday 1-4 p.m.
The Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum offers a discounted rate for groups of 10 or more that book at least two weeks in advance. The museum can accommodate up to approximately 30 people at a time and it takes between 30 and 45 minutes to take a group through.
Call 703.746.3852 to book a tour or add another site to your itinerary.