Bath, West Virginia: George Washington's Outdoor Bathtub

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Berkeley Springs State Park

Address:
2 S. Washington St., Bath, WV
Directions:
In Berkeley Springs State Park, which isn't very large. The bathtub is at the base of a rock wall up against the tree line on the west edge of the park.
Phone:
304-258-2711
RA Rates:
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George Washington's Bath Tub.

George Washington's Outdoor Bathtub

The historical health spa rock bathtub of the Father of Our Country can be visited at this small state park.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [06/20/2017]

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George Washington's Bath Tub.

George Washington's Outdoor Bathtub

We stopped by to see the spring fed waters. The George Washington tub is tucked up by the rock wall. You can walk up to it and put your feet in it. There are several large areas to put your feet in, and a place many locals fill water bottles. We got a gift certificate for the warm baths close by as a gift.

[EC, 06/10/2022]
George Washington's Bathtub

The only outdoor relic of presidential bathing is along the west side of Berkeley Springs State Park. Before 1784 George Washington would bathe here, and wrote of his visits to the Springs on several occasions.

[Nicole Jones, 03/12/2019]

George Washington was not only truthful, but clean.

George Washington's Bath Tub

George Washington supposedly took a bath in this rock outcropping attached to the mineral springs when he was a young surveyor, prior to becoming president.

[James, 06/20/2017]
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Nearby Offbeat Places

International Water Tasting CompetitionInternational Water Tasting Competition, Berkeley Springs, WV - < 1 mi.
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In the region:
Giant Quarter, Everett, PA - 28 mi.

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