17 Fascinating Spots In Virginia That Are Straight Out Of A Fairy Tale

We grew up on fairy tales. From Grimm’s somewhat graphic tales of magic and misstep to Disney’s animated interpretations of villains and heroes, fairy tales often fueled our childhood imagination. The following sites in Virginia all invoke a sense of the mystery, romance and intrigue that make fairy tales so compelling. From stories of lost love to rumors of pirates to scenes and settings that simply allow the imagination to run free, these spots in Virginia are a must-see for the young at heart.

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Of course, it’s hard to hit EVERY magical spot in Virginia – and you probably know of a few gems that should be added to the list. We would love to hear your thoughts and contributions in the comments below!