History is the core of the community.
is America’s premier outdoor history museum, with 88 restored buildings spanning 300 acres. The
is the second oldest university in America and offers plays and musical performances on campus. The
offer drama and comedy plays all year round.
has two branches with 300,000 print items and 44,000 videos and musical CDs. The
houses America’s most extensive collection of information on colonial Virginia.
trace our founding from 1607.