Category: Virginia

  • Virginia Facts

    Virginia Facts

    Introduction A southeastern state, Virginia spans from the Chesapeake Bay to the Appalachian Mountains, with a lengthy Atlantic coastline. Monticello, Thomas Jefferson‘s iconic Charlottesville plantation, is one of the 13 original colonies. In addition, the Colonial Williamsburg and Jamestown Settlement are living history museums that recreate Colonial and Revolutionary-era life. QUICK FACTS ABOUT VIRGINIA Capital City: Richmond Largest City: Virginia […]