Things to Do

There's no end to what you can do in Charlottesville -- from exploring the nation's history to the great outdoors, there are tons of activities and adventures to be had. Read on for things to do when you're not attending one of Ash Lawn Opera's world-class productions. You can also find an even more extensive list at the Charlottesville Albemarle County  Visitors Bureau website.


HISTORICAL SITES

Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello  - 931 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy, Charlottesville, VA 22902

Ash Lawn-Highland  - 2050 James Monroe Pkwy, Charlottesville, VA 22902

Michie Tavern - 683 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy, Charlottesville, VA 22902


OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES

Chiles Peach Orchard - 1351 Greenwood Road, Crozet, VA

Carter Mountain Orchard  - 1435 Carters Mountain Trail, Charlottesville, VA 22901

Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive

Birdwood Golf Course - 410 Golf Course Dr, Charlottesville, VA 22903

Meadowcreek Golf Course - 1400 Pen Park Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901

Chris Greene Lake Park  - 4748 Chris Greene Lake Road, Charlottesville, VA 22911


FAMILY-FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

Virginia Discovery Museum - 524 East Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902

The Glass Palette Interactive Glass Art Studio - 1304 E. Market Street, Charlottesville VA 

City Clay - 700 Harris Street, Suite 104, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903


WINERIES & BREWERIES

Pippin Hill Farm and Vineyards - 5022 PLANK RD, NORTH GARDEN, VA

Jefferson Vineyards  - 1353 Thomas Jefferson Parkway, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902

Veritas Vineyards - 145 Saddleback Farm, Afton, Virginia 22920

Blue Mountain Brewery - 9519 Critzers Shop Road, Afton, VA 22920

Devil’s Backbone Brewing Company - 200 Mosbys Run, Roseland, VA 22967