Discover things to do, places to stay, and where to dine in Amherst. Use the links above to find area events, an interactive map of what’s nearby and great deals and packages.

  • Region: Central Virginia
  • Nelson County Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • 8519 Thomas Nelson Highway
    Lovingston, VA, 22949
  • (434) 263-7015

A True Beauty in the Blue Ridge!

Whether you are an avid fisherman who enjoys the world class Smallmouth fishing on the James River, an arts and culture enthusiast who takes advantage of our many museums and the campus of Sweet Briar College or enjoy shopping for antiques and specialty items, Amherst County offers you many opportunities to come outside and play!

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