100 Things to do in Charlottesville before you die
by Marijean Oldham
The geographic footprint of Charlottesville, Virginia, is filled with centuries of tradition. Three US presidents—Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and James Monroe—made their homes in or near this haven for history buffs. An academic and college sports attraction, the University of Virginia—designed, built, and founded by Thomas Jefferson—is a large presence in the town.
Bordered by the Blue Ridge Mountains and just two hours from Washington, DC, Charlottesville is a cultural powerhouse with deep roots. Let this third edition of 100 Things to Do in Charlottesville Before You Die be your guide to all the delightful activities and a roadmap to the true flavor and feeling of today’s Charlottesville.
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