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Rockbridge County
and Historic
Lexington, Virginia

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Lexington and Rockbridge Area Visitor Center
106 East Washington St.
Lexington, Virginia 24450
(540) 463-3777
Toll Free:
(877) 453-9822
Fax: (540) 463-1105
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Attractions

  • Virginia Military Institute
  • Washington & Lee University (photo above)
  • Jefferson and George Washington National Forests
  • Buffalo Springs Herb Farm...................................(540) 348-1083
  • George C. Marshall Museum................................(540) 463-7103
  • Lexington Antique Mall........................................(540) 463-9511
  • Lime Kiln Arts Theater.........................................(540) 463-70882 West Henry Street Lexington, VA 24450
    Where master stone masons once plied their trade and kilns burned red hot with the making of lime, professional actors and musicians now entertain audiences on summer nights. With a sky full of stars for a roof, an earthen floor and stone walls for a stage, visitors to Theater at Lime Kiln quickly discover why it has been called "the most unusual theater setting in the United States." Plays, musicals and concerts uniquely blend regional history, music and heroes with the universal art of drama from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
  • McCormick Farm...................................................(540) 377-2255
  • Natural Bridge.......................................................(540) 291-2121
    Natural Bridge Zoo Route 11 South Natural Bridge, VA 24578 (540) 291-2420
    The largest and most complete collection of birds and animals in the state of Virginia is found at the Natural Bridge Zoo. Enjoy the friendly animal petting area, fun-filled elephant rides and free picnic grounds or browse through the Safari Shop. Special group rates are available for schools, organizations, clubs and senior citizen groups.
  • Rockbridge Vineyard, Inc.....................................(540) 377-6204
  • Stonewall Jackson House & Museum...................(540) 463-2552
  • Virginia Horse .......................................................(540) 463-4896
    The Virginia Horse Center is a comprehensive facility to serve equine competition, education, marketing, travel & recreational interests for the world of horses and the people who breed, love and enjoy them. The Virginia Horse Center is a reflection of the many different kinds of horsemanship and includes all breeds and disciplines. The Center offers a beautiful 400 acre site for sales, 4-H Judging, Grand Prix Jumping, Reining Classes, Dressage, Breed Shows, Eventing, Cross-Country, Cutting, Polo, Trail Riding, Hunter/Jumpers, Driving and Pony Club.
  • Wade's Mill............................................................(540) 348-1400
  • Van-Guide, Inc. Guided Tours.............................. (800) 685-7265 PIN 7315
  • Art in Lexington Gallery Tour
    Lexington offers an art gallery walking tour through the city‘s historic downtown district. The tour consists of eight fine galleries within easy walking distance of one another. Although the galleries are all located in the heart of downtown Lexington, there is no mistaking that each of them has their own artistic style and spirit. You will discover everything from local art and hand-made jewelry to contemporary black and white photography and traditional Chinese paintings. In addition, many local restaurants and shops often have temporary art exhibits that showcase local and regional artists. Take a leisurely stroll through our art galleries and enjoy the history and culture that make Lexington a special place where memories are made.
  • Clark's Ole Time Music Center
    1288 Ridge Road Raphine, VA 24472
    (540) 377-2490
    The Music Center offers live bluegrass and old-time music most Friday nights. It also features a large dance floor for flat footing and clogging. A family atmosphere that offers a place for young and old to carry on the tradition of Virginia Appalachian mountain music history.
  • Hull's Drive-In Theater Rt. 11 North Lexington, VA 24450
    (540) 463-2621

For more information:
Lexington and Rockbridge Area Visitor Center
106 East Washington St., Lexington, Virginia 24450
(540) 463-3777
Toll Free: (877) 453-9822
Fax: (540) 463-1105
Email: lexington@rockbridge.net

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