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Central VA Attractions

MonticelloCentral Virginia has numerous attractions that will spark the interest of all kinds of travelers.

Museum of Fine Arts

Virginia Museum of Fine ArtsThe Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is the largest of its kind in Virginia with more than 500,000 square feet of exhibit space.

Monroe Estate

James Monroe's HighlandTour the official home of James Monroe, the country's fifth President, among the rolling hills of Charlottesville.
Things to Do in Central Virginia

Charlottesville’s Downtown Mall

Downtown Charlottesville offers a different kind of open-air mall to its residents and visitors.
> Charlottesville > Central Virginia > Charlottesville > Cultural

Walton’s Mountain Museum

Walton’s Mountain Museum is located in the mountains of Schuyler, in Nelson County, Virginia.
> Schuyler > Central Virginia > Cultural

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

Twin Lakes State Park

Twin Lakes State Park is a sprawling, 495 acre park located in Central Virginia, crowned by the side-by-side Prince Edward and Goodwin Lakes.
> Green Bay > Central Virginia > State Parks

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

High Bridge Trail State Park

High Bridge Trail State Park is not a typical state park. Visitors will not find overnight facilities or a wide variety of activities, but what they will find is enough to keep them coming back.
Central Virginia Events

Hanover Tomato Festival

The Annual Hanover Tomato Festival showcases more than 200 art, craft and food vendors, as well as plenty of tomato tasting.
Date: Saturday, Jul. 09
> Mechanicsville > Central Virginia > Festivals > July

Dinwiddie Christmas Parade

Visit downtown Dinwiddie from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the annual Dinwiddie Christmas Parade.
Date: Wednesday, Nov. 23
> Dinwiddie > Central Virginia > Festivals > December

Greene County Fair

Come to Greene County, Virginia to experience the fun and back-home warmth of a real, rural county fair and its people.
Date: Tuesday, Aug. 09
> Stanardsville > Central Virginia > Fairs > August

Mineral Bluegrass Festival

The Mineral Bluegrass Festival presents three days of bluegrass music bands at Walton Park in the town of Mineral.
Date: Thursday, Jul. 21
> Mineral > Central Virginia > Festivals > July

Orange County Fair

During the Orange County Fair in the fourth week of July, the community celebrates its role in American history, its agricultural heritage, and the traditional values that created and help it sustain its way of life.
Date: Wednesday, Jul. 20
> Orange > Central Virginia > Fairs > July

Virginia Lake Festival

The Virginia Lake Festival in Clarksville attracts enough attention to have recently been named one of the Top 20 Festivals in the Southeast by the Southeast Tourism Board.
Date: Thursday, Jul. 14
> Clarksville > Central Virginia > Festivals > July

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