Known as the “City of Seven Hills,” Lynchburg is located in the Central Virginia region at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and alongside the James River. Lynchburg is a bustling city that is home to 5 colleges and universities; Central Virginia Community College Liberty University, Randolph College, the University of Lynchburg, and the Virginia University of Lynchburg. Visitors can explore our historic districts and cultural destinations which include Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest, Harlem Renaissance poet Anne Spencer House & Public Garden, and the restored Historic theater, the Academy Center of the Arts. No matter your definition of adventure, foodies, history buffs, nature lovers and family fun seekers will all find something in LYH.
Lynchburg Museum & Visitor Services
901 Court Street
Lynchburg, VA 24550