The Blue Ridge Highlands are known as the birthplace of country music and Carl Martin of the legendary “Tennessee Chocolate Drops” was a star. A world of arts and culture awaits you.

Welcome to Virginia’s Black Heritage Trail. A partnership with the Virginia Department of Historical Resources, the Trail will guide you through many of the historical markers and cultural sites that make up the foundation of Virginia’s history.

Black History Attractions

Nyumba Ya Tausi-Peacock Museum

  • 412 Clinton Avenue

Exhibits Showcasing African artifacts, local black memorabilia, slavery, and family heirlooms. Open Saturdays 1:00 to 5:00 and on…