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Historical Attractions Across Virginia

Washington’s Mt. Vernon

Mount VernonVisitors to Mount Vernon will find evidence of a man even more astonishing than the history books describe.

Jefferson’s Monticello

MonticelloThe home of Thomas Jefferson at Monticello has an aura unlike so many other historical attractions.
> Charlottesville > Central Virginia > Charlottesville > Educational > Historical

Arlington Cemetery

Arlington National Cemetery gravestonesArlington National Cemetery is the country’s largest and most honored military burial ground.
> Arlington > Northern Virginia > Historical

Lewis Ginter Garden Tour

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden flowersLewis Ginter Botanical Garden offers more than 50 acres of gardens on historic property in Richmond.

Monroe Estate

James Monroe's HighlandTour the official home of James Monroe, the country's fifth President, among the rolling hills of Charlottesville.
> Charlottesville > Central Virginia > Charlottesville > Cultural > Educational > Historical

Jefferson’s Poplar Forest

Poplar Forest Poplar Forest is the retreat home of none other than Virginia’s favorite son, Thomas Jefferson.
> Forest > Central Virginia > Lynchburg > Historical

Madison’s Montpelier

James Madison's MontpelierJames Madison, father of the U.S. Constitution, maintained a lifelong home at Montpelier that is open to the public.

Maymont Park and Estate

Maymont farm animalMaymont park in Richmond is a unique blend of mansion, gardens, farm, zoo and park.
> Central Virginia > City & County Parks > Gardening > Richmond > Educational > Historical > Natural > Theme Parks and Zoos

Blue Ridge Parkway

Blue Ridge ParkwayThe Blue Ridge Parkway provides beauty, history and opportunity for adventure.

Old City Cemetery

Visiting a cemetery is never really a pleasant outing, but the Old City Cemetery in Lynchburg, Virginia is an entirely different experience when it comes to graveyards.
> Lynchburg > Central Virginia > Historical

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Virginia, known as the Old Dominion and the Mother of Presidents, has a plenty of attractions to choose from. Here are some of the top Virginia tourist attractions.

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