Sleep Inn & Suites Monticello
1185 5th St. SW
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Phone: (434) 244-9969
Fax: (434) 244-9968
Located in Charlottesville, The University of Virginia remains a highly regarded public research academic center. The university remains popular for its secret societies and historic foundations. It has churned out 7 Nobel Laureates as well as a number of scholars associated with different fields.
The Delevan Baptist Church is also referred to as the First Baptist Church or First Colored Baptist Church. This Victorian Romanesque style structure was incorporated in the National Register of Historic Places and is also a part of the Fifeville and Tonsler Neighborhoods Historic District.
Leander McCormick Observatory is administered by University of Virginia's Department of Astronomy. The observatory is nestled on Mount Jefferson's peak and was named after Leander J. McCormick who funded the observatory's telescopes.
Centrally situated in Charlottesville, Main Street Arena remains a popular indoor ice hockey venue during winters. In summers, the arena hosts matches of various other sports like roller derby. Concerts and trade shows are also organized here.
McIntire Building, located in Charlottesville, with its grand and historic appearance instantly grabs your attention and interest. The structure is designed in the Beaux-Arts style and dates back to 1921. However, due to the depleting condition of the building, the entire place was renovated in the year 1993. It housed the first ever library of the city which is functional even today. Currently, the Historic Society of Charlottesville, that owns and manages it, hosts exhibitions and other events here. For more facts and details, call ahead.
Lee Park is spread across a large piece of land enclosed by First Street North East, Market Street and Jefferson Street. One of the highlights of the park is an arresting equestrian memorial dedicated to Robert E. Lee.
In 1784, a cozy house in the small town of Charlottesville, Virginia, offered warm hospitality to weary travelers by providing food and accommodation. Two hundred years down the line, the descendants of the house continue the tradition and welcome visitors with the same affinity and friendliness of that era. Here, guests are invited to take an interactive tour of this historic site and travel back in history as one strolls through various well-preserved sections of the tavern. The dining serves a traditional Colonial feast. The tavern also accommodates private events, banquets and social functions. Also, there is a gift shop, metal smith store and vintage clothing store on the premises where you can take home souvenirs as a reminder of the great experience at the tavern. All in all, the old-world charm is hard to ignore and thus requires a visit during your trip to the city. Check website for your timings.
Booker T. Washington Park is developed on a land granted by Paul Goodloe Mcintire. Today, the park boasts of several amenities including an outdoor pool, bath house, wading area and basketball courts.
Carter Mountain Orchard wads founded in the year 1974 and today, it remains one of the most successful farm markets. The market sells an amazing selection of fresh produce, local crafts, gift items, jams and other items.
An 18-hole facility, Meadowcreek Golf Course is a well developed course with a 68.5 course rating. The majestic golf course was built to the designs of noted artist Raymond F. Loving.
Covering hundreds of acres in the heart of the state, Verulam Farm overlooks the majestic Blue Ridge mountain range. This picturesque equestrian estate also doubles up as idyllic venue for an intimate wedding affair.
Ivy Creek Natural Area is a forested area owned by City of Charlottesville and Albermarle County. The area is populated by hardwood and pine plantations, natural springs and beautiful streams. Walking trails are also accessible to the public.