James Monroe Highland

Come explore James Monroe’s, the fifth president of the United States, estate. Ongoing research on this historical property provides opportunities for visitors to view new exhibits through self-guided tours of multiple rooms and galleries.  

Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello

Discover the life and legacy of Thomas Jefferson and experience history like never before by taking a tour of Monticello, his iconic home, and grounds. Immerse yourself in the world of the Declaration of Independence’s author and the third President of the United States as you get to know a key figure in the history […]

Mountain House Trading Company

Owned and operated by Beekeepers, Mountain House is a rare find on 151. While fights of their mead are available this Meadery, has so much more. Here you will find an assortment of beecentric items such as honey, beeswax, and candles. 

Reason Beer

Although you will find this unassuming microbrewery in the middle of a Charlottesville industrial park it is spacious on the inside with plenty of picnic tables on the outside. This brewery is known for good beer and its friendly bartenders. 

Selvedge Brewery

Unique to this taproom are the small-batch brews which are specifically made to pair with pub inspired food items. Although an informal menu, these casual dishes made with locally sourced ingredients raise the bar when it comes to pub fair. Healthy and vegetarian options are available for those watching their waistlines or have specific dietary […]

Blue Mountain Brewery

While no one could argue that route 151 is best known for its wineries there is no getting around the fact that Blue Mountain Brewery is the crown jewel that sits atop the hill luring in hungry and thirsty patrons with its promise of good food and full-service tap room.   One of the first pioneers […]

Veritas Vineyard and Winery

Watching this beautiful winery grow and evolve over the years has been nothing short of inspiring. Their auspicious beginning started with founders Andrew and Patricia Hodson offering tastings in a small outbuilding which has now evolved into a stunning property boasting a palatial tasting/event space, two kitchens, a deck, porch, and lawn.  It was not […]