Cultural Living

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.

and the

herald America’s victory over the British in 1781.