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16 Historic Towns In Virginia That Will Transport You To The Past

You’d be hard pressed to find a city or town in the entire state that didn’t have some sort of historical significance. Whether it’s the site of an historic battle, the home or birthplace of a president or founding father, or just a beautiful old town with deep roots in the history of our state, many Virginia cities and towns retain the charm of times long gone and tell the stories of our past. Here are some of the places in Virginia that offer a chance to step back in time and take a walk through history.

Of course, these are far from the only historic places in  Virginia…in fact, these 16 spots are just the tip of the iceberg. So tell about some of your favorite places. What is your favorite historical city or town in Virginia? Please share in the comments below!

Anna Strock
Virginia staff writer for Only in Your State, freelance writer and journalist. Even though Anna has lived other places, somehow Virginia is where she always seems to land.