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The Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum was established in 1939 after the bankruptcy of the family business, The Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary. The museum is located at 105-107 S Fairfax St, Alexandria, VA 22314 and is a National History Landmark. The Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum boasts a vast collection of herbal botanicals, hand-blown glass, and medical equipment. It also has a collection of archival materials, including journals, prescription and formula books, ledgers, orders and invoices.
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The Museum provides a guided tour due to the fragility of some items. On a visit to the Museum the first floor of the shop was lined with antique bottles with hand blown glass bottles of Mount Vernon Cologne. Medicine bottles from the 1860's was also seen with some bottles containing Buffalo Spring Water with a natural lithium. The Museum also features many ingredients that was used during the Apothecary operations with company documents showing purchases from Robert E Lee and Martha Washington. Besides medicines the Museum also displays medical equipment , farm and garden equipment, soap, perfume, cigars and other useful items.


Yes, galleries and play houses atypically but on rare occasions impact real estate values in this community. Your Nesbitt Realty Realtor can lay it all out if you are curious. Certainly, even when theater and the art museums drive up real estate prices , it’s not by a great deal. Therefore, what’s essential is whether proximity to the arts is necessary to you.

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