Virginia History: 10 spots to check out

Posted at 12:08 PM, Aug 15, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-15 12:08:44-04

If you are looking for a fun and educational trip with kids, a new idea for a date, or even just to learn more about Virginia’s history, then check this out – Virginia Tourism ( has released a list of 10 historical Virginia places that you may fall in love with.

The site says these Virginia spots provide a learning environment for kids, as well as adults. And who could resist some of the gorgeous landscapes and views? Some of these places may even be close to your neighborhood:

Jamestown Settlement

Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello

Virginia Air & Space Center in Hampton

Mount Vernon, George Washington’s Estate and Gardens

The Mariners’ Museum in Newport News

Colonial Williamsburg

National Air & Space Museum

Pamplin Historical Park

Civil War Adventure Camp

The Tank Museum

Read the complete story from Virginia Tourism (, HERE.

Holly Henry, WTKR/WGNT Online Producer