James Madison's Montpelier
Located about 30 minutes away. Pair a visit to this historical landmark with a nearby restaurant for a lovely day.
Visit the lifelong plantation home of James Madison, the fourth U.S. President and the “Father of the Constitution”. Montpelier would also later become the home of his wife, Dolley, whose graciousness and hospitality inspired the term “First Lady”. Madison called this 2,700 acre estate “a squirrel’s…
Great walking trails with walk-in access from the cottage. Perfect for dog walking !
“This is our local favorite winery and again only 8 miles away. You can also get food served here. If you like wine highly recommend you visit in the late afternoon the views are amazing!”
“Palladio brings elevated Northern Italian cuisine to Virginia's Barboursville Vineyards. Lunch hours are Wednesday through Sunday from 12:00 - 2:00pm. Dinner hours are Friday and Saturday from 6:30 - 9:00pm. Reservations recommended.”
“People come from all over to get this BBQ! Located in the precious downtown Gordonsville.”
“Fantastic French Restaurant. If you don't like the escargot - bring em back to Jack”