We welcome history buffs to explore Virginia’s rich heritage during your stay at Lansdowne Resort and Spa. Trace the footsteps of Civil War soldiers or stroll tree-lined streets where Southern charm is still very much in style.
ALDIE MILL HISTORIC PARK
The restored Aldie Mill, an imposing four-story brick structure with tandem metal waterwheels, offers a glimpse of rural Southern life when the Mill was a vital center of the community. Gristmills once dotted the landscape of Virginia and rural America, but most of them have now vanished or stand abandoned as silent witnesses of the past.
BALLS BLUFF BATTLEFIELD REGIONAL PARK
LEESBURG HISTORIC DISTRICT
GEORGE C. MARSHALL'S DODONA MANOR
OATLANDS HISTORIC HOUSE AND GARDENS
Oatlands, a National Trust site, encompasses 360 acres in scenic easements and features a Greek Revival mansion, circa 1804, rare 19th century brick dependencies including America's oldest restored propagation greenhouse, circa 1810, and a magnificent four acre English terraced garden.