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A Day or More in Walkable Downtown Lexington

Downtown Lexington is home to locally-owned boutiques and gift shops, farm-to-table dining, and elegantly refashioned historic accommodations. It's an ideal day trip. weekend getaway, or even a week-long escape. And all of downtown is a walkable delight!

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Buena Vista VA Southern Virginia University

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College Days

The past and present collide at Washington & Lee, Virginia Military Institute and Southern Virginia University, where history and tradition mingle with laptops and lattes.

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Lexington VA VMI Bagpipes Corp.

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Historic Tours & Sites

Winter is prime time for exploring Lexington’s museums. From W&L, a short walk links Lee Chapel to the VMI Museum. Beyond town, McCormick Farm, Jordan’s Point, and Goshen Pass are scenic places to contemplate the past.

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Lexington VA Washington and Lee Campus

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The Legacy of Great Leaders

George Washington. R. E. Lee. Stonewall Jackson. George Marshall. These generals were remarkable leaders, but their legacies aren't limited to dusty textbooks and old statues (well, maybe a few).

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Six Historic Stays of Lexington & Rockbridge County

Grand old homes line the streets of Lexington and dot the Rockbridge County countryside. Book your stay in some of our oldest and grandest.

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Historic Tours & Sites

A short walk links historic downtown Lexington to museums and sites at W&L and VMI. Beyond town, McCormick Farm, Jordan’s Point, and Goshen Pass are scenic places to contemplate the past.

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Haywoods Restaurant

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Tastebudz Reviews Lexington Area Eateries

Steve Cook, writer for Richmond Navigator recently tasted his way around downtown Lexington and beyond.

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Tourism Revenue Reached $185.9 Million in Lexington, Buena Vista, and Rockbridge County in 2019

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Wander Love Hero

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Lexington & Rockbridge Area Tourism Receives Recovery Grant for Tourism Marketing

One of the 90 grants submitted for Virginia Tourism Corporation's WanderLOVE Recovery Grant, Lexington & Rockbridge Area Tourism received $10,000 for its “Small Towns, Big Backyard” road trips campaign.

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Lexington, Buena Vista, and Rockbridge County Businesses Join PACT Against COVID-19

Hospitality businesses in Lexington, Buena Vista, and Rockbridge County are pledging to safeguard their employees and patrons against novel coronavirus (COVID-19) by signing on to a hospitality pledge.

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