Lee Chapel is one and a half stories, with a basement, and a slate roof. The upper walls are constructed of brick believed to have been fired on school grounds. The basement walls are made of native limestone, of which there is an abundance of in the
General Lee did not want the school tied to any particular denomination and chapel services were rotated by the pastors of several
English Ivy adorns much of the outer brick walls and tradition has it that the ivy was originally brought from George Washington’s tomb at
It is a beautiful structure with a great book and souvenir shop and well worth the time and effort to visit.