Steeped in history, this picturesque region boasts an wide assortment of places to visit and activities that will satisfy the most discerning visitor. Make sure to visit some of the areas historic sites during your visit!

Presidential Homes

James Madison’s Montpelier
Constitution Hwy/Route 20, Orange, VA
Just 5 miles from the Inn on Poplar Hill

Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello
931 Thomas Jefferson Parkway, Charlottesville, VA (GPS Address Only)

A short 35 minute country drive

James Monroe’s Ash Lawn-Highland
2050 James Monroe Pkwy?, Charlottesville, VA

Just up the road from Monticello

Historic Sites and Points of Local  Interest

Barboursville Ruins
17665 Winery Road, PO Box 136, Barboursville, VA
On the grounds of Barboursville Vineyard.  This was the home of Governor Barbour.

James Madison Museum
129 Caroline St., Orange, VA
One block from the Inn on Poplar Hill.  Exhibits change often. 

Exchange Hotel Civil War Museum

400 N Main St, Gordonsville, VA
In the neighboring town of Gordansville.  Beware of ghosts, rumored to be haunting the halls of this civil war hospital.

Wilderness and Chancellorsville Battlefields
Route 20 and Route 3, Locust Grove, VA